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

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Genus:
Paraherminia Richards, 1932 . Ent. News 43 : 188.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis derivalis Hübner, 1796. Samml. eur. Schmett. 6: pl.3, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type EUROPE: ? Locality, [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Paraherminia is a junior objective synonym of Paracolax Hübner, [1825].

See: PARACOLAX Hübner, [1825] 1816.

Poole (1989) included CAPNISTIS Warren, 1913; PARAHERMINIA Richards, 1932; and CRINISINUS Bryk, 1949 as junior synonyms of PARACOLAX Hübner, 1825.

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Senior name:
Paracolax Hübner, 1825: 344.


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