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

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Genus:
Monocymia Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10 : xvii [index], 644.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Acontia harmina Schaus, 1904. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 30: 163.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Parana, Castro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MONOCYMIA.

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