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

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Genus:
Catalana Viette, 1954 . Annls Mus. r. Congo Belge (4x) 1 : 558.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Catalana vohilava Viette, 1954. Annls Mus. r. Congo Belge : 559, figs 12, 13.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: S.E., Sandramora, Vohilava, (MNHN, Paris)..

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

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus CATALANA.

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