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

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Genus:
Perynea Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10 : x [index], 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Rivula subrosea Butler, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 580.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male JAPAN: Tokei, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Hampson, 1910, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10: 202

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PERYNEA.

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