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

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Genus:
Acontiola Staudinger, 1900 . Dt. ent. Z. 12 : 382.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Acontiola sancta Staudinger, 1900. Dt. ent. Z. 12: 382, pl.5, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [JORDAN] & [LEBANON]: Jordan Valley, (MNHU, Berlin).. Described for three syntypes of both sexes from Jordan Valley, Beirut District & Palestine

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ACONTIOLA Staudinger, 1900 as a junior synonym of OZARBA Walker, 1865.

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