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

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Genus:
Pseudapistosia Möschler, 1878 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 27 : 665.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena umber Cramer, 1775. Uitl. Kapellen 1: 24, 155, pl.15, fig.F.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SURINAM: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

P. umber is dated from the wrapper of the part and not from the title-page of the volume, 1779.

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Junior name(s):
Pseudopistosia ; Dognin, 1894: 682.


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