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

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Genus:
Aburina Möschler, 1887 . Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 15 : 90.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Aburina sobrina Möschler, 1887. Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 15: 91, fig.13.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 females [GHANA] GOLD COAST: Aburi, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: UGANA Swinhoe, 1909.

Poole (1989) included ABURINA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included UGANA Swinhoe, 1909 as a junior synonym of ABURINA Möschler, 1887.

Poole (1989) included 19 species in the genus ABURINA.

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