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

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Genus:
Antitype Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 212.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena chi Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 514.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1906. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6: 357.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [EUROPE]: ? Locality, (LS, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 7 species in the genus ANTITYPE

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Junior name(s):
Antitypa ; Agassiz, 1847: 27.


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