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

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Genus:
Kiriakoffia de Toulgoët, 1978 . Nouv. Rev. ent. 8 : 221.

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Pericallia costimacula Joicey & Talbot, 1924. Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 1: 553.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

A junior homonym of Kiriakoffia Nakamura, 1974, Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 25: 117, - Lepid., Notodontidae. The objective replacement name is Kiriakoffalia Toulgoët, 1978.

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Senior name:
Kiriakoffalia de Toulgoët, 1978: 377.


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