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

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Genus:
Pseudoarcte Viette, 1949 . Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 18 : 28.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Arcte maurus Holland, 1894. Psyche, Camb. 7: 50, pl.2, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - sex not stated [? GABON]: Ogové, (CMNH, Pittsburgh)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Clench, 1955, Revue zool. bot. Afr. 51: 21

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. maurus is a junior subjective synonym of Catephia melanis Mabille, 1890, Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 10: 43.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PSEUDOARCTE.

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