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

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Genus:
Helotropha Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 35, 118.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Noctua leucostigma Hübner, 1808. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. 4: pl.80, fig.375.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HELOTROPHA Lederer, 1857 as a junior synonym of CELAENA Stephens, 1829.

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