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

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Genus:
Taraconica Berio, 1959 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 71 : 97.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Taraconica transversa Berio, 1959. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 71: 97.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female MADAGASCAR: PĂ©rinet, Foret d'Analamazoatra, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus TARACONICA.

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