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

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Genus:
Stenosticta Hampson, 1912 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11 : 142 [key], 206.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : STICTOPTERINAE

Type-species:
Stenosticta grisea Hampson, 1912. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11: 206, fig.63.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [KENYA] BRIT. E. AFR.: R. Athi, Kitwi, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus STENOSTICTA.

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