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

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Phaloe Guérin-Méneville, 1838 , in Duperrey. Voy. autour Monde Coquille (Zool.) 2 : 283.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Pericopis cruenta Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 24, pl.[58], figs 329, 330.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Bahia, (? Depository)..

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Junior name(s):
Phalae ; Walker, 1856: 1653.

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