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

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Genus:
Radinacra Butler, 1878 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 : 161.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Radinacra palpalis Butler, 1878. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 1: 161.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male JAPAN: Yokohoma, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

R. palpalis is a junior subjective synonym of Cosmia cinerascens Motschulsky, [1861] 1860, études ent. 9: 34.

Poole (1989) included PROXENUS Herrich-Schäffer, 1850; ELYDNA Walker, 1858; NEBRISSA Walker, 1862; RADINACRA Butler, 1878; DADICA Moore, 1881; RADINOGOES Butler, 1886; STREPSELYDNA Warren, 1911; HYDRILLULA Tams, 1938; TECTOREA Berio, 1955 as junior synonyms of ATHETIS Hübner, 1821.

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