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

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Genus:
Amphoraceras Bethune-Baker, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 427.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Amphoraceras rothschildi Bethune-Baker, 1904. Novit. zool. 11: 428, pl.5, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Dinawa, (BMNH, London)..

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

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