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

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Genus:
Apatela ; Stephens, 1829 . Nom. Br. Ins. : 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling.

See: ACRONICTA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Senior name:
Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816: 62.


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