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

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Genus:
Pectinifera Berio, 1964 . Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 94 : 89.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pectinifera sypnaesimilis Berio, 1964. Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 94: 89.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [ZAIRE] CONGO: Lusambo, (MRAC, Tervuren)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PECTINIFERA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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

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