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

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Genus:
Onychagrotis Hampson, 1903 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 4 : xvii [index], 465.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis rileyana Morrison, 1874. Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 17: 166.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Mo., St. Louis, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ONYCHAGROTIS.

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