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

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Genus:
Agrotana Bethune-Baker, 1911 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 8 : 509.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Agrotana jacksoni Bethune-Baker, 1911. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 8: 509.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [KENYA] B. E. AFRICA: Nairobi, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus AGROTANA.

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