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

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Genus:
Parvapenna Kaye, 1901 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1901 : 129.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Parvapenna sentalis Kaye, 1901. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 129, pl.6, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male TRINIDAD: Tabaquite, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Hampson, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Nus. 9: 310

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARVAPENNA Kaye, 1901 as a junior synonym of AMOLITA Grote, 1874.

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