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

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Genus:
Parastenopterygia Berio, 1955 . Mém. Inst. sci. Madag. (E) 6 : 114.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Parastenopterygia viettei Berio, 1955. Mém. Inst. sci. Madag. (E), 6: 114, fig.4.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: Ankarafantsika, Ampijoroa, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARASTENOPTERYGIA Berio, 1955 as a junior synonym of CALLIXENA Saalmüller, 1891.

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