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

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Genus:
Neumoegenia Grote, 1882 . Papilio 2 : 132, 184.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Neumoegenia poetica Grote, 1882. Papilio 2: 132, 184.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NEUMOEGENIA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included KALLITRICHIA Ottolengui, 1898; and TRICHOCALA Dyar, 1903 as junior synonyms of NEUMOEGENIA Grote, 1882.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus NEUMOEGENIA.

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