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

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Genus:
Oratocelis ; Spuler, 1907 , in Hoffmann. Schmett. Eur. 1 : 291.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling [of ORATOSCELIS Guenée, 1841] .

Poole (1989) included ORATOSCELIS Guenée, 1841; and HORATOSCELIS Agassiz, 1847 as junior synonyms of CALYMMA Hübner, 1823.

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Senior name:
Calymma Hübner, 1823: 281.


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