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

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Genus:
Ableptina Prout, 1927 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 75 : 227.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Ableptina delospila Prout, 1927. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 75: 227.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 4 females [SAO TOME I., W. AFRICA]: Sao Thomé I., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia.

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