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

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Genus:
Parocneria Dyar, 1897 . Can. Ent. 29 : 15, 13 & 14 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Phalaena detrita Esper, 1785. Die Schmett. in Abbildungen 3: 229, pl.44, fig.6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

P. detrita is dated from the wrapper of the part in which it was established, and not from the title-page of the volume, 1782.

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Junior name(s):
Daniela Hartig, 1963: 65.


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