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

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Anacronicta Warren, 1909 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 18.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Aplectoides caliginea Butler, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 185.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1913. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 13: 339.

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Tokei, (BMNH, London)..

Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 18, was stated on page 13 as 1909 February 24th in the English edition, and 1909 May 21st in the German edition.

Poole (1989) included ANACRONYCTA Bryk, 1941 as a junior synonym of ANACRONICTA Warren, 1909.

Poole (1989) included ANACRONICTA Warren, 1909 in the subfamily NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE.
Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus ANACRONICTA ANACRONICTA was included within the family PANTHEIDAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Anacronycta ; Bryk, 1941: 149.

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