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

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Genus:
Pleromella Dyar, 1921 . Insec. inscit. Menstr. 9 : 40.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Pleromella opter Dyar, 1921. Insec. inscit. Menstr. 9: 40.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female U.S.A.: Calif., Eldridge; Placer Cty., Colfax, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PLEROMELLA.

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