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

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Genus:
Philogethes Turner, 1939 . Proc. R. Soc. Qd 50 : 149.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Philogethes metableta Turner, 1939. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 50: 149.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males [1 from each locality] AUSTRALIA: N. Qd, Ravenshoe & Lake Barrine & Kuranda, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PHILOGETHES.

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