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

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Genus:
Berrhaea Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1721.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Berrhaea aurigera Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1721.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [INDIA]: Hindostan, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BERRHAEA Walker, 1858; YULA Bethune-Baker, 1906; and EPA Bethune-Baker, 1906 as junior synonyms of EUPLEXIA Stephens, 1829.

Poole (1989) also included YULA Bethune-Baker, 1906 as a junior synonym of KARANA Moore, 1882.

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