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

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Genus:
Alpsotis Beck, 1991 . Atalanta 22(2-4) : 185.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis alpestris Boisduval, 1832. Icones hist. L├ępid. nouv. ou peu connus : 185.

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

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Originally described as a subgenus of CHERSOTIS Boisduval, 1840.

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