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

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Genus:
Arenostola Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 18 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Noctua phragmitidis Hübner, 1803. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. 4: pl.47, fig.230 [as 330].

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 281.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: xi, 281.

Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus ARENOSTOLA

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