Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Paradrina Boursin, 1937 . Ent. Rdsch. 54 : 421.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Caradrina selini Boisduval, 1840. Genera Index meth. Eur. Lepid. : 137.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SWITZERLAND]: [Valais] Valesia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Paradrina was proposed as a subgenus of Elaphria Hübner, 1818, but has since been placed as a subgenus of Caradrina Ochsenheimer, 1816.

Poole (1989) included CHARADRINA Agassiz, 1847; PLATYPERIGEA Smith, 1894; EREMODRINA Boursin, 1937; HYMENODRINA Boursin, 1937; and PARADRINA Boursin, 1937 as junior synonyms of CARADRINA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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