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

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Genus:
Andropolia Grote, 1895 . Abh. naturw. Ver. Bremen. 14 : 82.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Apatele theodori Grote, 1878. Can. Ent. 10: 237.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: Colorado, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. theodori was originally proposed as * Apatela, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Poole (1989) included 11 species in the genus ANDROPOLIA

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