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

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Genus:
Spiramater McCabe, 1980 . Bull. N.Y. St. Mus. 432 : 10 [key], 31.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Hadena lutra GuenĂ©e, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 6: 94.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Cited as Nouvelle-Hollande, but this was an error as this species is not known to occur in the Old World but is widespread in North America

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette, 1951, Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 20: 161

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

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