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

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Genus:
Pelina ; Hampson, 1897 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1897 : 186.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : NYMPHULINAE

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Pelena Moore, [1886].

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Senior name:
Pelena Moore, 1886: 386.


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