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

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Genus:
Ariola Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (12) : 766 [key], 768.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Ariola coelisigna Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 769.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 ex. CEYLON: Sarawak, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus ARIOLA.

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Junior name(s):
Areola ; Walker, 1865: 774.


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