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

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Genus:
Saltia Tams, 1952 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12) 5 : 870.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Saltia acrophylax Tams, 1952. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12), 5: 870, figs 3-11.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [TANZANIA]: Tanganyika, Kilimanjaro, 14500 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus SALTIA.

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