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

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Genus:
Nichthemera ; Mabille, 1879 . Bull. Soc. zool. Fr. 3 : 87.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Nyctemera Hübner, [1820].

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Senior name:
Nyctemera Hübner, 1820: 178.


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