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

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Genus:
Argillophora Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 124.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Argillophora furcilla Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 124.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Central Alabama, (BMNH, London)..

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

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