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

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Genus:
Bamra Moore, 1882 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 159.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Agriopis discalis Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 57, pl.71, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: Bengal, (BMNH, London)..

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

Poole (1989) included OSTACRONYCTA Bethune-Baker, 1911 as a junior synonym of BAMRA Moore, 1882. Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus BAMRA.

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