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

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Genus:
Sugitania Matsumura, 1926 . Insecta matsum. 1 : 53.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Sugitania maculifera Matsumura, 1926. Insecta matsum. 1: 53, pl.1, fig.13.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males JAPAN: Honshu, Kobe; Kyoto, (HU, Sapporo)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

S. maculifera is a junior subjective synonym of Graphiphora lepida Butler, 1879, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 4: 362.

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

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