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

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Genus:
Perimagia Strand, 1909 . Dt. ent. Z. 1909 : 536.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Pristoceraea alba Rothschild, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 183.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) MALAWI: Fort Johnstone, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Perimagia is a junior objective synonym of Leucovis Hampson, 1908.

See: LEUCOVIS Hampson, 1908.

Poole (1989) included PERIMAGIA Strand, 1909 as a junior synonym of LEUCOVIS Hampson, 1908.

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Senior name:
Leucovis Hampson, 1908: 8 (key).


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