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

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Genus:
Eumichtis Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 211.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua lichenea Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.122, figs 562, 563.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - males & females EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Eumichtis Hübner, 1821 was downgraded to denote a subgenus of Polymixis Hübner, [1820] 1816 by Hacker and Ronkay, 1992, Esperiana 3 : 477.

Poole (1989) included EPUNDA Duponchel, 1845; and PSEUDOPOLIA Turati, 1924 as junior synonyms of EUMICHTIS Hübner, 1821.

Poole (1989) included 10 species in the genus EUMICHTIS and a further 10 species in the genus EUMICHTIS of authors.

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Junior name(s):
Epunda Duponchel, 1845: 141.
Eumichthis ; Agassiz, 1847: 148.


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