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

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Genus:
Amphigonia Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 337.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Amphigonia hepatizans Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 338, pl.24, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1885. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 215.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EAST INDIES: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ACYGONIODES Hampson, 1926 as a junior synonym of AMPHIGONIA Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus AMPHIGONIA.

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Junior name(s):
Acygoniodes Hampson, 1926: 517.


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