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Taxonomic remark
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The type genus, Phalaena was suppressed for the purposes of the Law of Priority but not for those of the Law of Homonymy by ICZN, 1957, Opinion 450. The type species of Phalaena, P. typica, is now Naenia typica in the family Noctuidae.
Pitkin, B.; Jenkins, P. Butterflies and moths of the world. Generic names and their type-species. Natural History Museum, London (2020 version). available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/data/butmoth/ 
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