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

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Genus:
Perata Swinhoe, 1919 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 4 : 127.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Adrapsa curiosalis Swinhoe, 1905. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 15: 162.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as `P. curiosalis Swinhoe, 1895, ibidem (6) 15: 16', which is an incorrect reference)]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [INDIA]: [Assam], Khasia Hills, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PERATA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

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