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

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Genus:
Lamprosticta Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 207.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua culta Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 70.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository).. Collection destroyed, Horn & Kahle, 1936, Ent. Beih. Berl. -Dahlem 3:243)

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CHARIPTERA Guenée, 1838 as a junior synonym of LAMPROSTICTA Hübner, 1820.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus LAMPROSTICTA.

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Junior name(s):
Chariptera Guenée, 1838: 124.


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