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

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Genus:
Pariambia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 9 [key], 660.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Pariambia aprepes Hampson, 1908. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7: 660, fig.169.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CEYLON: Willawaya, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. aprepes is a junior subjective synonym of Acontia pulla Swinhoe, 1885, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1885: 456, pl. 27, fig. 15.

Poole (1989) included PARIAMBIA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PARIAM

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