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

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Genus:
Beriotisia Köhler, 1967 . Acta zool. lilloana 21 : 275.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Metalepsis fuegensis Hampson, 1907. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 19: 244.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [ARGENTINA/CHILE]: Tierra del Fuego, Cheena Creek, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BERIOTISIA in the subfamily NOCTUINAE.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus BERIOTISIA.

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