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

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Genus:
Pangrapta Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 18.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pangrapta decoralis Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 18, figs 91, 92.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 47.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: Georgia [formerly] in Florida, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Marmorinia Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included PANGRAPTA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included MARMORINIA Guenée, 1852; SARACA Walker, 1866; and STENOZETHES Hampson, 1926 as junior synonyms of PANGRAPTA Hübner, 1818.

Poole (1989) included 86 species in the genus PANGRAPTA Hübner, 1818.

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Junior name(s):
Pargrapta ; Grote, 1872: 91.


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