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

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Genus:
Ochria Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 233.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Noctua flavago Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 86.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 19. [(as `flavago Lin.', an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type AUSTRIA & GERMANY: Vienna region & Kilia [Kiel], [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Ochria is a junior objective synonym of Gortyna Ochsenheimer, 1816.

See: GORTYNA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

Poole (1989) included CNEPHOZETA Billberg, 1820 (as GNEPHOZETA Billberg, 1820); OCHRIA Hübner, 1821; and XANTHOECIA Hampson, 1908 as junior synonyms of GORTYNA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Senior name:
Gortyna Ochsenheimer, 1816: 82.


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