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

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Genus:
Pseudacontia Smith, 1883 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 10 : 246.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Tarache crustaria Morrison, 1875. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 27: 70.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Nebraska, (? Depository)..

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

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus PSEUDACONTIA.

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