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

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Genus:
Ricla Walker, 1869 , in Chapman. Proc. nat. Hist. Soc. Glasgow 1 : 365.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Ricla expandens Walker, 1869. In: Chapman, Proc. nat. Hist. Soc. Glasgow 1: 365.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female CONGO: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SUMA Walker, 1866; and RICLA Walker, 1869 as junior synonyms of SARMATIA Guenée, 1854.

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