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

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Genus:
Mystrocneme Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.73, fig.419.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Mystrocneme geminata Herrich-Schäffer, 1855. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.73, fig.419.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

M. geminata is a junior subjective synonym of Euchromia varipes Walker, 1854, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 1: 235.

See also: Leucotmemis Butler, 1876.

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