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

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Genus:
Caularis Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (12) : 772 [key], 800.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Caularis undulans Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 801.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [DOMINICAN REPUBLIC]: St. Domingo, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus CAULARIS.

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