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

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Genus:
Proannaphila Rindge & Smith, 1952 . Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 98 : 200.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Annaphila danistica Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 151, pl.4, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Nevada Territory, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Proannaphila was originally described as a subgenus of Annaphila Grote, 1873.

Poole (1989) included PROANNAPHILA Rindge & Smith, 1952 as a junior synonym of ANNAPHILA Grote, 1873.

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