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

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Genus:
Percalpe Berio, 1956 . Memorie Soc. ent. ital. 35 : 110.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Calpe canadensis Bethune, 1865. Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 4: 213.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male CANADA: C.W., London, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CALPE Treitschke, 1825; CULASTA Moore, 1881; HYPOCALPE Butler, 1883; and PERCALPE Berio, 1956 as junior synonyms of CALYPTRA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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