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

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Genus:
Artena Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (14) : 1343 [key], 1388.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Artena submira Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1389.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: Hindostan, (BMNH, London)..

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

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