Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Amephana Hampson, 1906
, in Hewitson & Moore.
Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus.
6 : viii [index], 106.
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE
In: Godart & Duponchel,
Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr.
3: 387, pl.35, fig.2.
by original designation
Syntypes FRANCE: Aix and Lyon, (? Depository)..
Nye (1975) stated:-
C. anarrhini was attributed by Duponchel to Boisduval, 1840, Genera Index meth. Eur. Lepid.: 151. In this work the species was listed but not described and was not nomenclaturally available.
Poole (1989) included TRIGONEPHRA Berio, 1980 as a junior synonym of AMEPHANA Hampson, 1906.
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus AMEPHANA.
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