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

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Genus:
Arcte Kollar, 1844 , in Hügel. Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4 : 477.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Arcte polygrapha Kollar, 1844. In: Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4: 477.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [INDIA]: Himalayas, [Mussooree] Massuri, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included COCYTODES Guenée, 1852 as a junior synonym of ARCTE Kollar, 1844.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus ARCTE.

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Junior name(s):
Arcta ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 424.


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