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

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Genus:
Ragana Swinhoe, 1900 . Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. (2) : 204.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Bocana gravatalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 175.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OLYBAMA Walker, 1859; ECHANA Walker, 1859; BIBACTA Moore, 1852; RAGANA Swinhoe, 1900;; and CELLACRINATA Bethune-Baker, 1908 as junior synonyms of HYDRILLODES Gienée, 1854.

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