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

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Genus:
Adrana Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1783.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : EUTELIINAE

Type-species:
Adrana pseudopsis Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1784.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [BRAZIL]: Rio Janeiro, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. pseudopsis is a junior subjective synonym of Edema fuscescens Walker, 1855, ibidem 5: 1031.

Poole (1989) included ADRANA Walker, 1858; ORTHOCLOSTERA Butler, 1878; CALLINGURA Butler, 1894; and INGURA Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonyms of PAECTES Hübner, 1818.

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