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

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Genus:
Birgorima Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 25.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Mirobriga pulchripicta Walker, 1864. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 7: 196. [(of Mirobriga Walker, 1864)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as the objective replacement name of MIROBRIGA Walker, 1864.

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Junior name(s):
Mirobriga Walker, 1864: 196.


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