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

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Genus:
Thalatha Walker, 1862 . J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 6 : 187.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Orthosia sinens Walker, 1857. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 746.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 12 species in the genus THALATHA.

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Junior name(s):
Thalata ; Gr├╝nberg, 1911: 120.


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