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

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Genus:
Phurys Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 303.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Noctua lineolaris Hübner, 1809. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.96, fig.454.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 133.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989: 706) included PHURYS Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of NYMBIS Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989: 783 & 801) included PHURYS Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of PERASIA Hübner, 1823.

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