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

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Genus:
Allerastria Brown, 1987 . J. Res. Lepid. 25(2) : 136.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Yrias albiciliatus Smith, 1903. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 29: 215.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype U.S.A.: Arizona, Yuma County, (AMNH, New York)..

Notes:
Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ALLERASTRIA and included species.


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