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

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Genus:
Proscrana Turner, 1902 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27 : 104.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Proscrana tephropis Turner, 1902. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27: 104.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Berio , 1966. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 76: 64.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females AUSTRALIA: Qd, Townsville, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PROSCRANA Turner, 1902 as a junior synonym of EPORECTIS Meyrick, 1902.

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