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

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Genus:
Korawa Moore, 1878 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 11.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Korawa pallida Moore, 1878. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(a secondary homonym)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

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

K. pallida Moore is a junior secondary homonym of Calligenia pallida Bremer, 1864, Mém. Acad. Sci. St Petersb. (7) 8: 97. The objective replacement name is Miltochrista perpallida Hampson, 1900, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 478, 495.

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