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

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Genus:
Proruaca Distant, 1901 . Entomologist 34 : 284.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Proruaca harmonica Distant, 1901. Entomologist 34: 284.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PRORUACA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PRORUACA.

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Junior name(s):
Proruaca Hampson, 1902: 360.


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