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

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Genus:
Heptagrotis McDunnough, 1929 . Bull. Dep. Mines Petrol. Resour. Br. Columb. 55 : 52.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis phyllophora Grote, 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 61.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [U.S.A.] & CANADA: New York, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus HEPTAGROTIS.

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