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

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Genus:
Amblygonia Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.69, fig. 391. [1858, ibidem 1: 69, 82]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Amblygonia atlantica Herrich-Schäffer, 1855. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.69, fig.391. [; 1858, ibidem 1: 69, 82]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Amblygonia and atlantica are dated from the wrappers of the plates.

See also: Juncaria Walker, 1858.

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