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

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Genus:
Apharetra Grote, 1901 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 4 : 368.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Apatela dentata Grote, 1875. In: Boisduval & GuenĂ©e, Can. Ent. 7: 222.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [CANADA]: Quebec, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus APHARETRA

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