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

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Genus:
Lacydes Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1-3) : 685.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Eyprepia intercissa Freyer, 1842. Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 4: 118, pl.356.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(as *incisa, an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.] RUSSLAND: southern, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

E. intercissa is a junior subjective synonym of Noctua spectabilis Tauscher, 1806, Mém. Soc. Nat. Univ. imp. Moscou 1: 212, fig.

See also: Acymba Rambur, 1866.

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