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

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Genus:
Eutactis Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Eutactis tristifica Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 28, figs 165, 166.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1901. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3: 555.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [AUSTRALIA] NEUHOLLAND: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EUTACTIS Hübner, 1818 as a junior synonym of PHALAENOIDES Lewin, 1805.

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Junior name(s):
Eutaetis ; Strand, 1912: 73.


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