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

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Genus:
Poporthosia Beck, 1996 . Neue ent. Nachr. 36 : 78.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Orthosia (Poporthosia) populeti Fabricius, 1781. Species Insectorum Exhibentes 2: 201.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Originally described as a subgenus of ORTHOSIA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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