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

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Genus:
Policocnemis Benjamin, 1932 . Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 31 : 30.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Policocnemis ungulatus Benjamin, 1932. Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 31: 31.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male U.S.A.: Texas, Alpine, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included POLICOCNEMIS in the subfamily CUCULLIINAE.

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

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