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

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Genus:
Aglaonice Möschler, 1890 . Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16 : 226.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Aglaonice snelleni Möschler, 1890. Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16: 227.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 males PUERTO RICO & SURINAM: ? Locality, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included AGLAONICE in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included METINA Druce, 1890 as a junior synonym of AGLAONICE Möschler, 1890.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus AGLAONICE

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