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

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Genus:
Castronia Jones, 1912 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1912 : 420.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Castronia collaris Jones, 1912. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 421.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Parana, Castro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

C. collaris is a junior subjective synonym of Tessellota apostata Schaus, 1905, Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 29: 227.

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