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

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Genus:
Tarachidia Hampson, 1898 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 248.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Tarachidia flavibasis Hampson, 1898. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 248, pl.17, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male LESSER ANTILLES: Grenadines, Union I., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 31 species in the genus TARACHIDIA.

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