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

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Genus:
Blepharamia Berio, 1980 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 83 : 16, 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena adusta Esper, 1790. Die Schmett. in Abbildungen 4: pl.149, figs 1, 2. [; [1799], ibidem 4: 483]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [GERMANY (B.R.D.)]: Frankfurt am Main district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MNIOTYPE Franclemont, 1941; and BLEPHARAMIA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of BLEPHARITA Hampson, 1907.

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