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

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Genus:
Storthoptera Herrich-Schäffer, 1856 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.69, fig. 394. [1858, ibidem 1: 69, 82]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Storthoptera tripuncta Herrich-Schäffer, 1856. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.69, fig.394. [; 1858, ibidem 1: 69, 82]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus STORTHOPTERA.

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