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

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Genus:
Protoschinia Hardwick, 1970 . Mem. ent. Soc. Canada 73 : 32.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HELIOTHINAE

Type-species:
Noctua scutosa Schifferm├╝ller, 1775. Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 89.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRIA: Vienna district, (? Depository).. (Collection destroyed, Horn & Kahle, 1936, Ent. Beih. Berl.-Dahlem 3: 243)

Notes:
Protoschinia Hardwick, 1970, was treated as a valid genus, revalidated by Beck, 1996, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 36 : 44.

Poole (1989) included PROTOSCHINIA in the subfamily HELIOTHINAE.

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

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