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

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Genus:
Agrotera Schrank, 1802 . Fauna boica 2(2) : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena nemoralis Scopoli, 1763. Ent. carniolica : 242.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats AGROTERA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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