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

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Genus:
Anthracia Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 275.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Noctua ephialtes Hübner, 1822. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.142, fig.652.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Berio , 1957. Memorie Soc. ent. ital. 36: 7.

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included GRACILIPALPUS Calberla, 1888; MICROMANIA Christoph, 1893; and SCIOPTILA Warren, 1911 as junior synonyms of ANTHRACIA Hübner, 1823.

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Junior name(s):
Anthaecia ; Butler, 1883: 162.
Anthracia Guenée, 1932: 207.
Gracilipalpus Calberla, 1888: 270.


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