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

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Genus:
Gammace Walker, 1862 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1 : 103.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gammace magniplaga Walker, 1862. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3), 1: 103.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BRAZIL: ? Locality, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included GAMMACE in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus GAMMACE.

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