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

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Genus:
Lophocyttarra Hampson, 1914 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 13 : 197.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Lophocyttarra phoenicoxantha Hampson, 1914. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 13: 197.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, Durban, (BMNH, London)..

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

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