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

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Genus:
Agoma Kiriakoff, 1976 . Tierreich 98 : 70.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Aegocera trimenii Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.107, fig.15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH] AFRICA: Natal, (BMNH, London).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 1

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

Agoma in the Agaristidae is cited here as it was not included in Nye (1975).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus AGOMA.

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