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

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Genus:
Eusceptis Hübner, 1823 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Eusceptis irretita Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 21, figs 305, 306.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - ?female BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EUGRAPHIA Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of EUSCEPTIS Hübner, 1823.

Poole (1989) included 11 species in the genus EUSCEPTIS.

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Junior name(s):
Eugraphia Guenée, 1852: 208.


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