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

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Genus:
Telorta Warren, 1910 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 156.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Mesogona divergens Butler, 1879. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 4: 364.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 156 was stated on page 149 as 1910 May 20th in the English edition and 1911 January 23rd in the German edition.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus TELORTA.

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