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

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Genus:
Paraona Moore, 1878 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 8.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Crambomorpha splendens Butler, 1877. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 357.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Bombay, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Paraona Moore, 1878 was synonymised by Kishida 1993 Tinea (Suppl.) 3: 36 with Macrobrochis H.-S., 1855. Also treated as synonyms in Holloway 2001 The Moths of Borneo 7: 287 (pers. comm. Martin Honey).

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