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

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Genus:
Protrigonia Hampson, 1896 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 4 : 249 [key], 414.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : NOORDINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis zizanialis Swinhoe, 1885. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 865, pl.57, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Protrigonia was established in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Odontiinae by Munroe, 1961 Can. Ent. (Suppl.) 24: 5.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PROTRIGONIA in the CRAMBIDAE: NOORDINAE.

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