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

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Genus:
Paventia Rossi, 1958 . Physis B. Aires 21 : 42.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Asaphes asemantica Turner, 1945. Mem. Qd Mus. 12: 155. [(of Asaphes Turner, 1945)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype AUSTRALIA: Qd, Cape York, (QM, Brisbane)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Paventia was proposed as the objective replacement name for Asaphes Turner, 1945.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PAVENTIA.

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Junior name(s):
Asaphes Turner, 1945: 155.


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