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

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Genus:
Narcaea Druce, 1891 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 1 : 449.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Narcaea villosa Druce, 1891. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 1: 449, pl.36, figs 21, 24.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female PANAMA: Chiriqui, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BLEMMATIA Herrich-Schäffer, 1870; NARCAEA Druce, 1891; and THEOTINUS Druce, 1891 as junior synonyms of REJECTARIA Guenée, 1854.

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera volume 1

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