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

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Nonagria Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 241.    [BHLBHL]

Unavailable Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:

Nye (1975) stated:-

Cited by Neave, 1940, Nomencl. zool. 3:344, as a nomenclaturally available name, but this is not so as Hübner was merely using Ochsenheimer's genus. The first of the names included by Hübner was N. typhae.

See: NONAGRIA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

Poole (1989) included NONAGRIA 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.).

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Senior name:
Nonagria Ochsenheimer, 1816: 82.

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