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

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Genus:
Phalaenoides Lewin, 1805 . Nat. Hist. lepid. Insects N.S.W. : 2.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Phalaenoides glycinae Lewin, 1805. Nat. Hist. lepid. Insects N.S.W. : 2, pl.1.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [AUSTRALIA]: New South Wales, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EUTACTIS Hübner, 1818 as a junior synonym of PHALAENOIDES Lewin, 1805.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus PHALAENOIDES.

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Junior name(s):
Phalenoides ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 423.


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