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

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Genus:
Antophila ; Hübner, 1806 . Tentamen determinationis digestionis : [2].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : EUSTROTIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A multiple spelling of * Anthophilae Hübner, [1806].

See: PORPHYRINIA Hübner, [1821] 1816.

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by Int. Commn zool. Nom., 1926, Smithson. misc. Collns 73 (4) Opinion 97: 19.



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Senior name:
Porphyrinia Hübner, 1821: 256.


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