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

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Genus:
Nyssocnemis Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 35, 117.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Hadena eversmanni Lederer, 1853. Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 3: 369.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(the objective replacement name for Noctua obesa Eversmann, 1846)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) (of N. obesa) [U.S.S.R.]: Eastern Siberia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

H. eversmanni was proposed as the objective replacement name for Noctua obesa Eversmann, 1846, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 19 (3): 86, pl. 2, fig. 2, a junior primary homonym of Noctua obesa Boisduval 1829, Eur. Lepid. Index Meth., Errata et Addenda: 3, - Lepid. Noctuidae.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus NYSSOCNEMIS.

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