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

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Genus:
Pararothia Kiriakoff, 1974 , in Kiriakoff & Viette. Faune Madagascar 39 : 6 [key], 72.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Rothia vieui Viette, 1966. Lambillionea 65: 88, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: E., env. de PĂ©rinet, Foret d'Analamazoatra, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Pararothia in the Agaristidae is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus PARAROTHIA.

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