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

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Genus:
Neotuerta Kiriakoff, 1976 . Tierreich 99 : 63.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Agarista sabulosa Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.107, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: California, San Francisco, (BMNH, London).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 1

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

Neotuerta in the Agaristidae is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus NEOTUERTA.

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