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

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Genus:
Thyria Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 357.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Thyria bellinita Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 6: 357.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1908. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7: 517.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRAZIL: Pernambuco district, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included THYRIA Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of ARGYROSTICTA Hübner, 1821.

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