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

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Genus:
Perigonica Smith, 1890 . Ent. amer. 6 : 123.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Perigonica angulata Smith, 1890. Ent. amer. 6: 124.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1905. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5: 434.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Cal., Sierra Nevada, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus PERIGONICA.

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