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

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Genus:
Pechypogon ; Agassiz, 1847 . Nomencl. zool. (Index univ.) : 275.

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of Pechipogo Hübner, [1825].

Poole (1989) included HERMINIA Latreille, 1802; PECHIPOGO Hübner, 1825; POGONITIS Sodoffsky, 1837; PECHYPOGON Agassiz, 1847; ZANCLOGNATHA Lederer, 1857; HIPOEPA Walker, 1859; MEGACHYTA Grote, 1873; PITYOLITA Grote, 1873; CLEPTOMITA Grote, 1873; MESOPLECTRA Butler, 1879; and ADRAPSOIDES Matsumura, 1925 as junior synonyms of POLYPOGON Schrank, 1802.

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Senior name:
Pechipogo Hübner, 1825: 345.


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