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

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Genus:
Perania Barnes & McDunnough, 1910 . Can. Ent. 42 : 249.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Perania dissociata Barnes & McDunnough, 1910. Can. Ent. 42: 249.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) U.S.A.: Utah, Provo, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Perania Thorell, 1890, Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Genova 28: 315, -Arachnida. The objective replacement name is Peraniana Strand, 1942.

See: PERANIANA Strand, 1942.

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Senior name:
Peraniana Strand, 1942: 390.


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