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

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Genus:
Leptologia Prout, 1901 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 13 : 183.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena lota Clerck, 1759. Icon. Insect. rariorum 1: pl.8, fig.1.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SWEDEN]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ANCHOSCELIS Guenée, 1839; LEPTOLOGIA Prout, 1901; LYCANADES Franclemont, 1937; ALEXIA Laever, 1979; AGROLITHA Berio, 1980; DELAEVERIA Berio 1980 (as DELAVERIA Berio, 1980); and PROPENISTRA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of AGROCHOLA Hübner, 1821.

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