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

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Genus:
Parothria Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : xixi [index], 654.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Othria ecuadorina Westwood, 1877. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2), 1: 202, pl.29, fig.23.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) ECUADOR: ? Locality, (UM, Oxford)..

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

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