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

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Genus:
Neonegeta Hampson, 1912 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11 : xvi [index], 617.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Westermannia trigonica Hampson, 1905. In: Holland, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 16: 590.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male NIGERIA: Old Calabar, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NEONEGETA in the subfamily NOCTUIDAE: CHLOEPHORINAE, which are included within the NOLIDAE: CHLOEPHORINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus NEONEGETA.

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