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

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Genus:
Acymba Rambur, 1866 . Cat. syst. Lép. Andalousie (2) : 235.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua spectabilis Tauscher, 1806. Mém. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1: 212, fig..

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(N.B. fig. number not given in Vol.2. p3).]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.] RUSSIA: [southern] australiori, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

See also: Lacydes Walker, 1855.

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Junior name(s):
Palparctia Spuler, 1906: 133.
Volgarctia Alphéraky, 1908: 606.


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