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

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Genus:
Neocleptria Hampson, 1903 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 4 : 7 [key], 32.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HELIOTHINAE

Type-species:
Heliothis punctifera Walker, 1857. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 691.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 ex. [AUSTRALIA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NEOCLEPTRIA in the subfamily HELIOTHINAE.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus NEOCLEPTRIA.

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