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

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Genus:
Nyctegretis Zeller, 1848 . Isis, Leipzig 1848 : 650.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Tinea achatinella Hübner, 1824. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: pl.68, fig.451.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Nyctegretes [Dunning & Pickard], [1859].

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Junior name(s):
Nyctegretes ; Dunning & Pickard, 1859: 58.


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