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

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Reference:
Walker, 1857. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus.

Publication:
List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum

NHM Shelf mark:
Entomology RHOPALOCERA B.15

Included genera:
Amarna Walker, 1857: 413 [key], 477.
Biula Walker, 1857: 714.
Caenophila ; Walker, 1857: 384.
Capotena Walker, 1857: 714.
Capusa Walker, 1857: 620.
Carea Walker, 1857: 413 [key], 474.
Casandria Walker, 1857: 494 [key], 606.
Cyrrhesta Walker, 1857: 611 [key], 633.
Dabarita Walker, 1857: 412 [key], 478.
Derthisa Walker, 1857: 495 [key], 524.
Elymiotis Walker, 1857: 609.
Elymistis ; Walker, 1857: 494 [key].
Episparis Walker, 1857: 413 [key], 475.
Epitausa Walker, 1857: 413 [key], 476.
Erana Walker, 1857: 495 [key], 605.
Horma Walker, 1857: 494 [key], 603.
Iscadia Walker, 1857: 724.
Lyncestis Walker, 1857: 611 [key], 632.
Magusa Walker, 1857: 762.
Metaxya ; Walker, 1857: 373, 377.
Olyca Walker, 1857: 725.
Omalosoma Walker, 1857: 455.
Periphanea ; Walker, 1857: 672.
Polyphlaenis ; Walker, 1857: 547.
Polyphlenis ; Walker, 1857: 547.
Psaphara Walker, 1857: 495 [key], 607.
Rhatta Walker, 1857: 763.
Rhuda Walker, 1857: 611 [key], 621.
Stibaera Walker, 1857: 494 [key], 608.

Included type-species:
Agrotis pilifera Walker, 1857: 343.
Agrotis plagiata Walker, 1857: 740.
Agrotis divergens Walker, 1857: 327.
Amarna discursa Walker, 1857: 478.
Anarta brephoides Walker, 1857: 702.
Biula lignilutea Walker, 1857: 714.
Capotena apriformis Walker, 1857: 715.
Capusa senilis Walker, 1857: 621.
Carea varipes Walker, 1857: 475.
Casandria emittens Walker, 1857: 606.
Celaena florescens Walker, 1857: 268.
Dabarita subtilis Walker, 1857: 479.
Diphthera placens Walker, 1857: 708.
Elymiotis notodontoides Walker, 1857: 609.
Episparis penetrata Walker, 1857: 476.
Epitausa laetabilis Walker, 1857: 477.
Erana graminosa Walker, 1857: 605.
Erana graminosa Walker, 1857: 605.
Hadena trijuncta Walker, 1857: 597.
Hadena claudens Walker, 1857: 753.
Hadena basicarnea Walker, 1857: 587.
Hadena basicarnea Walker, 1857: 587.
Hadena subcurva Walker, 1857: 592.
Heliothis punctifera Walker, 1857: 691.
Iscadia aperta Walker, 1857: 725.
Laphygma triplex Walker, 1857: 721.
Magusa strigifera Walker, 1857: 763.
Olyca phryganoides Walker, 1857: 726.
Orthosia sinens Walker, 1857: 746.
Plusia nigriluna Walker, 1857: 931.

Included type-species designations: none listed


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