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

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Genus:
Akonus Matsumura, 1929 . Insecta matsum. 3 : 116.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Akonus formosanus Matsumura, 1929. Insecta matsum. 3: 116.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [TAIWAN] FORMOSA: Ako, (HU, Sapporo)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included AKONUS Matsumura, 1929 as a junior synonym of CALLYNA Guenée, 1852.

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