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

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Nocloa Smith, 1906 . J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 14 : 13.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Nocloa plagiata Smith, 1906. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 14: 13.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 253.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes [U.S.A.]: Arizona and Ariz., Colchise Co., Palmerly, (? Depository)..

Poole (1989) included NOCLOA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included PHAIOECIA Dyar, 1911 as a junior synonym of NOCLOA Smith, 1906.

Poole (1989) included 13 species in the genus NOCLOA.

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