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

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Genus:
Stenoprora Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 83.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Prorocopis adelopis Lower, 1903. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 27: 45.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: N.S.W., Broken Hill, (SAM, Adelaide)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included STENOPRORA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus STENOPRORA.

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