Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Oncocnemis Lederer, 1853
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien
3 : 368.
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE
Neuere Beitr. Schmett.
4: 26, pl.303, fig.1.
by subsequent designation by
Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci.
[(as `confusa Ev.', an incorrect authorship)]
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.]: [Krasnoarmeysk] Sarepta, (? Depository)..
Nye (1975) stated:-
Oncocnemis was also used by Lederer, 1857, Noctuinen Eur. :32, 94, having the same included species.
Poole (1989) included PHORNACISA Walker, 1862 (as PHORNACISSA on page 727); METAHADENA Morrison, 1876; and COPIHADENA Morrison, 1875 as junior synonyms of ONCOCNEMIS Lederer, 1853.
Poole (1989) included 106 species in the genus ONCOCNEMIS.
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