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

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Genus:
Adrocampa Schaus, 1894 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 21 : 234.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Adrocampa pallescens Schaus, 1894. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 21: 234.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Parana, Castro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Adrocampa when originally proposed contained a second species, but this was doudtfully included, and under the Code, Article 68(c) is not eligible for designation as type-species.

Poole (1989) included CILLA Grote, 1880; STRABEA Schaus, 1894; ADROCAMPA Schaus, 1894; and APLOCAMPA Schaus, 1894 as junior synonyms of GABARA Walker, 1866.

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