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

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Nepeta ; Pagenstecker, 1909 . Geschichte. eur. Schmett. : 420.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Napata Walker, 1854, teste Neave, 1940. Nomencl. zool. 4: 314.

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Senior name:
Napata Walker, 1854: 231.

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