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

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Genus:
Protonestra ; Warren, 1909 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 82.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling in the English edition; and also in the following year in the German edition.

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Senior name:
Pronotestra Hampson, 1905: xi (index), 224.


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