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

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Genus:
Lycanades Franclemont, 1937 . Can. Ent. 69 : 128.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Xanthia pulchella Smith, 1900. Can. Ent. 32: 223, pl.5, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 females [CANADA]: British Columbia, and Vancouver, Livingston, (? 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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