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

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Genus:
Lithomoia Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 244.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua solidaginis Hübner, 1803. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. 4: pl.53, fig.256.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1838. British entomology 15: 683. [(as Lithomia)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus LITHOMOIA.

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Junior name(s):
Lithomia ; Curtis, 1838: 683.
Lithomoea ; Hampson, 1909: 208.


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