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

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Genus:
Nudifrons Staudinger, 1897 . Dt. ent. Z. 10 : pl.4, fig. 24.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Nudifrons delicata Staudinger, 1897. Dt. ent. Z. 10: pl.4, fig.24. [Also page 291 published 1898]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [ISRAEL] PALESTINE: Jerusalem district, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NUDIFRONS Staudinger, 1897; AMMETOPA Hampson, 1906; CALLOECIA Hampson, 1908; and TRITOMOCERAS Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of METOPOCERAS Guenée, 1850.

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