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

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Genus:
Parapadna Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 192.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Anachrostis zonophora Turner, 1908. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 32: 71.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: N. Qd, Kuranda, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARAPADNA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus PARAPADNA Hampson, 1926.

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