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

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Genus:
Ponometia Herrich-Schäffer, 1868 . Corresp.-Bl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 22 : 154.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Ponometia ochricosta Herrich-Schäffer, 1868. Corresp.-Bl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 22: 154.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes CUBA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HELIODORA Neumogen, 1891; GRAEPERIA Grote, 1895; TORNACONTIA Smith, 1900 as junior synonyms of PONOMETIA Herrich-Schäffer, 1868.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus PONOMETIA.

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