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

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Genus:
Selenoperas Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 421.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Capnodes caustiplaga Hampson, 1896. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 4: 537.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SELENOPERAS.

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