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

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Genus:
Gluphisia Boisduval, 1828 . Genera Index meth. Eur. Lepid. : 56.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : NOTODONTINAE

Type-species:
Bombyx crenata Esper, 1785. Die Schmett. in Abbildungen 3(23): 245, pl.47, figs 3, 4.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) GERMANY: Frankfurt-am-Main, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Gluphisia has been used as the original generic name for species which are now in the Noctuidae.

GLUPHISIA was included within the subfamily NOTODONTIDAE: NOTODONTINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Glyphidia ; Agassiz, 1847: 163, 164.
Glyphisia ; Spuler, 1903: 94.


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