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

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Genus:
Appana Moore, 1881 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1881 : 355.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Phlogophora indica Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 57.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [INDIA]: Bengal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included APPANA Moore, 1881 as a junior synonym of CONSERVULA Grote, 1874.

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