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

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Genus:
Seirocastnia Grote, 1866 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 6 : 175.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Ephialtias tribuna Hübner, 1831. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3: 24, figs 491, 492.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 13 species in the genus SEIROCASTNIA.

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