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

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Genus:
Parora Smith, 1900 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 22 : 491.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Parora texana Smith, 1900. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 22: 491.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 females [U.S.A.]: Texas, Brownsville and San Diego and Corpus Christi, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MASSAVA Walker, 1865; ELOCUSSA Walker, 1865; PINCIA Walker, 1869; EUTOREUMA Grote, 1872; PARORA Smith, 1900; and DIAPERA Hampson, 1926 as junior synonyms of ISOGONA Guenée, 1852.

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