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

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Genus:
Ommatostolidea Benjamin, 1933 . Pan-Pacif. Ent. 9 : 1.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Ommatostolidea julitae Benjamin, 1933. Pan-Pacif. Ent. 9: 2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [U.S.A.]: Ariz., Douglas, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CNEPHATA Billberg, 1820; ASEMA Sodoffsky, 1837; ARSILONCHE Lederer, 1857; ABLEPHARON Grote, 1873; and OMMATOSTOLIDEA Benjamin, 1933 as junior synonyms of SIMYRA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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