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

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Genus:
Lamprosia Hübner, 1827 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 277.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Synonym

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Noctua amatrix Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.103, fig.487.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Record from the BMNH card index of Lepidoptera names.

The index gives LAMPROSIA Hübner, 1827: 277 as a junior synonym of CATOCALA Schrank, 1802: 158.

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Senior name:
Catocala Schrank, 1802: 158.


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