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

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Genus:
Parastichtis Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 213.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua suspecta Hübner, 1809. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.138, fig.633.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1900. Can. Ent. 32: 212.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARASTICTUS Agassiz, 1847; DYSCHORISTA Lederer, 1857; and TAENIOSEA Grote, 1874 as junior synonyms of PARASTICHTIS Hübner, 1821.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PARASTICHTIS.

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Junior name(s):
Dyschorista Lederer, 1857: 39, 143.
Parastictus ; Agassiz, 1847: 274.


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