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

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Genus:
Macrurocampa Dyar, 1893 . Ent. News 4 : 34.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena marthesia Cramer, 1779. Uitl. Kapellen 3: 127, 175, pl.264, fig.B.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Virginia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

P. marthesia is dated from the wrapper of part 22, not from the title-page of volume 3 which is dated 1782.

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