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

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Genus:
Blepharoa Hampson, 1907 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 19 : 251.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis mamestrina Butler, 1882. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 130.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female CHILE: Las Zorras, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus BLEPHAROA.

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