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

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Genus:
Autographa Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 251.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena gamma Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 513.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1896. Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 8: 303.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [EUROPE]: ? Locality, (LS, London)..

Notes:
Sclerogenia Ichinose, 1973 was established to denote a subgenus of Autographa Hübner, [1821] 1816 and was raised to generic level by Inoue, Sugi, Kuroko, Moriuti and Kawabe, 1982, Moths of Japan Vol. 2 : 386.

Poole (1989) included 44 species in the genus AUTOGRAPHA.

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