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

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Genus:
Pinara Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1-3) : 587 [key], 761.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pinara cana Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 761.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: ? Locality, (? Depository).. without precise locality and [Tasmania] Van Dieman's Land

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Pinara was established in the Arctiidae; it was transferred to the Lasiocampidae by Butler, 1886, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886: 387.

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