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

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Genus:
Thyrestra Hampson, 1905 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5 : viii [index], 6.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Euplexia hyalophora Hampson, 1898. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 11: 442.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male INDIA: [Assam], Khasis, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus THYRESTRA.

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