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

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Genus:
Retusia Beck, 1996 . Neue ent. Nachr. 36 : 58.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Noctua subtusa Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 88.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type SWEDEN: ? Locality, (LS, London)..

Notes:
Retusia Beck, 1996 was established as a subgenus of Ipimorpha Hübner, [1821] 1816 and is the objective replacement name for the preoccupied name Zenobia Agassiz 1846 by Beck 1996, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 36 : 58.

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Senior name:
Ipimorpha Hübner, 1821: 238.


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