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

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Genus:
Sotigena Druce, 1890 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 1 : 437.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Sotigena notodontoides Druce, 1890. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 1: 438, pl.35, fig.22.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes MEXICO: Coatepec & Las Vigas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus SOTIGENA.

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera volume 1

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