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

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Genus:
Paranicla Köhler, 1959 . Revta Soc. ent. argent. 21 : 103.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis pesronii Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 5: 282.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [CHILE]: Magellan's Strait, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARANICLA Köhler, 1959 as a junior synonym of PSEUDOLEUCANIA Staudinger, 1899.

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