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

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Genus:
Thyatirina Hampson, 1910 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1910 : 411.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Thyatira achatina Weymer, 1896. Berl. ent. Z. 41: 90, pl.8, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [TANZANIA]: [Tanganyika], [L.] Victoria-Nyanza, Muanza, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Thyatirina was also described as new in Hampson, 1910 [December], Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10: xvii, 650, having the same type-species.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus THYATIRINA.

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