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

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Genus:
Arcina Walker, 1863 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (26) : 1743.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Arcina fulgorigera Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1744.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [AUSTRALIA]: West Australia, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Prorocrania Turner, 1904.

Parsons et al. (1999) included PROROCRANIA Turner, 1904 as a junior synonym of ARCINA Walker, 1863 [February 14]. Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ARCINA.

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