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

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Genus:
Taramina Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 153.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Entomogramma torsa Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 204.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female JAVA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included TARAMINA Moore, 1885 as a junior synonym of ENTOMOGRAMMA Guenée, 1852.

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