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

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Genus:
Loxagrotis McDunnough, 1929 . Bull. Dep. Mines Petrol. Resour. Br. Columb. 55 : 27.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis proclivis Smith, 1887. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 10: 453.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 female & 1 male [U.S.A.]: Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LOXAGROTIS McDunnough, 1929 as a junior synonym of RICHIA Grote, 1887.

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