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

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Genus:
Pernattia Fletcher & Nye, 1982 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 4 : 123.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bombyx exposita Lewin, 1805. Prodromus Ent. Nat. Hist. lepid. Insects N.S.W. : 8, pl.7. [(of Perna Walker, 1855)]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Turner , 1911. Ann. Qd Mus. 10: 85.

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: New South Wales, [Paramatta region], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for PERNA Walker, 1855.

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Junior name(s):
Perna Walker, 1855: 1104 (key), 1127.


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