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

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Genus:
Amphiongia Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 516.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Zethes chordophoides Lucas, 1892. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 8: 89.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female AUSTRALIA: Brisbane to Mackay, (SAM, Adelaide)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus AMPHIONGIA

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