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

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Genus:
Phoberia Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 13, 16.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Phoberia atomaris Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 16, figs 75, 76.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 39.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Lyssia Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included LYSSIA Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of PHOBERIA Hübner, 1818.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PHOBERIA.

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