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

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Genus:
Cletorna Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. Lépid. Guatemala : 86.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena fenestra Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 505.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *fenestrata, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

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

A junior objective synonym of Hyalurga Hübner, [1819].

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Senior name:
Hyalurga Hübner, 1819: 174.


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