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

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Genus:
Palaeographa Kljutshko, 1983 . Russk. zool. Zh. 62(3) : 354.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua interrogationis Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 513.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CALOPLUSIA Smith, 1884; CORNUTIPLUSIA Kostrowicki, 1961; and PALAEOGRAPHA Kljutshko, 1983 as junior synonyms of SYNGRAPHA Hübner, 1821.

Originally described as a subgenus of SYNGRAPHA.

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