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

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Genus:
Penora Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (4) : 778 [key], 821.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Penora remota Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 821.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Schaus , 1927. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6: 560.

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AMERICA: West coast, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PENORA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Penara ; Bryk, 1931: 9.


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