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

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Genus:
Thiochroa Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 314.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thiochroa flavala Hampson, 1926. Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 314.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female [GUYANA] BR. GUIANA: Demerara, (BMNH, London)..

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

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