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

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Genus:
Pyrgeia Köhler, 1959 . Revta Soc. ent. argent. 21 : 101.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Pyrgeia rungsi Köhler, 1959. Revta Soc. ent. argent. 21: 101, fig.3.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [ARGENTINA/CHILE]: Tierre del Fuego, (ZSBS, Munchen)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PYRGEIA Köhler, 1959 as a junior synonym of TANDILIA Köhler, 1954.

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