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

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Genus:
Ancaroides Bethune-Baker, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 196.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Ancaroides kebea Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 196.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Collins , 1962. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (13), 5: 5.

Type specimens:
Syntypes NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Kebea Range; Ekeikei & Aroa River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ANCAROIDES Bethune-Baker, 1906 as a junior synonym of ANCARA Walker, 1858.

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