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

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Genus:
Eulocastra Butler, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 419.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Eulocastra fasciata Butler, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 419.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [AUSTRALIA]: [N.S.W.], Sydney, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included THALERASTRIA Staudinger, 1897 as a junior synonym of EULOCASTRA Butler, 1886.

Poole (1989) included 45 species in the genus EULOCASTRA.

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