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

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Genus:
Matigramma Grote, 1872 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 4 : 22.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Matigramma pulverilinea Grote, 1872. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 4: 22.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Central Alabama, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 7 species in the genus MATIGRAMMA

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