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

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Genus:
Sarothroceras Mabille, 1889 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 9(Bull.) : xcix. [Annales de la Société entomologique de France/ Bulletin des séances et bulletin bibliographique de la Société entomologique de France]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Sarothroceras alluaudi Mabille, 1889. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (6), 9(Bull.): xcix.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male [IVORY COAST]: Assinie, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette & Fletcher, 1968, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 21: 415 (as holotype)

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SAROTHROCERAS in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus SAROTHROCERAS.

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