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

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Genus:
Scoturopsis Hering, 1925 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 508.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Scoturopsis basilinea Hering, 1925. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6: 508, pl.68 row k.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BOLIVIA: Rio Tanampaya, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 508 was cited on page 505 as 24.x.1925 in both the German and English editions.

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