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

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Genus:
Biregula Saalmüller, 1891 . Lepid. Madagascar : 491.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Biregula recens Saalmüller, 1891. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Lepid. Madagascar : 491, fig.150.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (FNS, Frankfurt)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CARTEIA Walker, 1863; BIREGULA Sallmüller, 1891; and PLECOPTEROIDES Strand, 1918 as junior synonyms of PLECOPTERA Guenée, 1852.

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