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

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Genus:
Alinza Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (34) : 1148.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Alinza discessalis Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1149.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [BRAZIL]: [R. Amazon], [Tefé] Ega, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus ALINZA.

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Junior name(s):
Alinzia ; Warren, 1889: 233.


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