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

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Genus:
Polygrammate Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 10.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Polygrammate hebraeicum Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 10, figs 25, 26.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included GRAMMOPHORA Guenée, 1852; and POLYGRAMMATA Hampson, 1908 as junior synonyms of POLYGRAMMATE Hübner, 1818.

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

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Junior name(s):
Diphthera Hübner, 1808: 4.
Grammophora Guenée, 1852: 30.
Polygrammata ; Hampson, 1908: 689.


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