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

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Genus:
Thiachroia Schaus, 1921 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 59 : 372.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thiachroia deilinias Schaus, 1921. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 59: 372.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male GUATEMALA: Cayuga, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included THIACHROIA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included THIOCHROA Hampson, 1926 as a junior synonym of THIACHROIA Schaus, 1921.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus THIACHROIA.

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