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

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Genus:
Proruaca Hampson, 1902 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2 : 360.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Proruaca recurrens Hampson, 1902. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2: 360.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [BOTSWANA]: N'Gamiland, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
A junior homonym and junior synonym of PRORUACA Distant, 1901.

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Senior name:
Proruaca Distant, 1901: 284.


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