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

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Genus:
Pincia Walker, 1869 . Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pincia continua Walker, 1869. Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 44.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [HONDURAS]: Limas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. continua is a junior subjective synonym of Isogona natatrix Guenée, 1852.

See also: Isogona Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included MASSAVA Walker, 1865; ELOCUSSA Walker, 1865; PINCIA Walker, 1869; EUTOREUMA Grote, 1872; PARORA Smith, 1900; and DIAPERA Hampson, 1926 as junior synonyms of ISOGONA Guenée, 1852.

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