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

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Genus:
Neleucania Smith, 1902 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 25 : 203.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Neleucania niveicosta Smith, 1902. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 25: 205.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1905. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5: 576.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 ex. [U.S.A.]: Colorado, Glenwood Springs, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus NELEUCANIA.

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