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

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Genus:
Penica Walsingham, 1914 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 4 : 338.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GRACILLARIOIDEA : GRACILLARIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Penica peritheta Walsingham, 1914. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 4: 338, pl.9 fig.32.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera volume 4

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