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

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Genus:
Ammoconia Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 33, 97.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Noctua caecimacula Schifferm├╝ller, 1775. Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 81.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1903. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 4: 602.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository).. (Collection destroyed, Horn & Kahle, 1936, Ent. Beih. Berl.-Dahlem 3: 243)

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus AMMOCONIA

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Junior name(s):
Ammocania ; Tschetverikov, 1904: 78.


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