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

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Genus:
Annaphila Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 149.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Annaphila diva Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 150, pl.4, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 35.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 (male & female) [U.S.A.]: California, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PROANNAPHILA Rindge & Smith, 1952 as a junior synonym of ANNAPHILA Grote, 1873.

Poole (1989) included 23 species in the genus ANNAPHILA

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