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

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Genus:
Archanara Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (33) : 1097.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Archanara nonogriella Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1737.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [CHINA]: Shanghai, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. nonogriella is a junior subjective synonym of Nonagria polita Walker, 1865, ibidem 32: 629.

Poole (1989) included 20 species in the genus ARCHANARA

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Junior name(s):
Archarana ; Viette, 1947: 60.


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