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

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Genus:
Ostacronycta Bethune-Baker, 1911 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 8 : 535.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Ostacronycta glaucopasta Bethune-Baker, 1911. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 8: 535.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [KENYA]: Nairobi, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OSTACRONYCTA Bethune-Baker, 1911 as a junior synonym of BAMRA Moore, 1882.

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