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

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Genus:
Pangraptica Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 557.

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Egnasia delicata Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 279.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype NEW GUINEA: Papua, Ekeikei, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Pangraptica Wileman & South, 1921, -Lepid., Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Craptignapa nom. n. [Nye, 1975].

See: CRAPTIGNAPA Nye, 1975.

Poole (1989) included PANGRAPTICA Hampson, 1926 as a junior synonym of CRAPTIGNAPA Nye, 1975.

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Senior name:
Craptignapa Nye, 1975: 139.


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