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

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Genus:
Palpangula Staudinger, 1877 . Stett. ent. Ztg 38 : 196.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Leucanitis henkei Staudinger, 1877. Stett. ent. Ztg 38: 196.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males & 2 females [U.S.S.R.]: steppe between Sarepta and Astrakhan, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Palpangula was proposed as a subgenus of Leucanitis Guenée, 1852.

Poole (1989) included PALPANGULA Staudinger, 1877; IMITATOR Alphéraky, 1883; and EREMONOMA Warren, 1913 as junior synonyms of ANUMETA Walker, 1858.

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