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

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Genus:
Noctuites Heer, 1849 . Neue Denkschr. Allg. schweiz. Ges. ges. Naturw. 11 : 185.

Status:
Available Name (fossil)

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Noctuites haidingeri Heer, 1849. Neue Denkschr. Allg. schweiz. Ges. ges. Naturw. 11: 185, pl.14, fig.9.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Nye , 1975. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 1: 338. [(The species designated as type-species is the first of two originally included by Heer, as fossil noctuids)]

Type specimens:
Holotype [YUGOSLAVIA]: Croatia, Radoboj, from the Tertiary Formation, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia.

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