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

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Genus:
Beriohansa Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 79.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Remigia hansali Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. Reise รถst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.117, fig.5. [(of Hansa Berio, 1959)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [ETHIOPIA]: Bogos [15x 40'N. 38x45'E.], (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Dr E. Berio was informed of the homonymy and has permitted me to propose the replacement name.

Poole (1989) included HANSA Berio, 1959 as a junior synonym of BERIOHANSA Nye, 1975.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus BERIOHANSA.

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Junior name(s):
Hansa Berio, 1959: 320.


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