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

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Genus:
Parerastria Warren, 1914 . Novit. zool. 21 : 407.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Parerastria castaneata Warren, 1914. Novit. zool. 21: 407.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [AUSTRALIA]: Queensland, Mackay, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PARERASTRIA.

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