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

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Genus:
Stenocryptis Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11 : 230.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Stenocryptis punctata Warren, 1913. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11: 231, pl.24, line e.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [INDIA]: Assam, Khasia Hills, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 230 was stated on page 225 as 1913 August 20th in both the German and the English editions.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus STENOCRYPTIS.

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