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

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Genus:
Allotria Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Ephesia elonympha Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 11, figs 29, 30.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [U.S.A.]: Georgia [formerly] in Florida, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ALLOTRIA.

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Junior name(s):
Blephara Hübner, 1808: 4.


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