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

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Genus:
Aroana Bethune-Baker, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Aroana olivacea Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 281.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male & female NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Aroa River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus AROANA

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Junior name(s):
Arcana ; Gr├╝nberg, 1910: 248.


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