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

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Genus:
Apocerea Dyar, 1905 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 29 : 174.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Apocerea sobria Schaus, 1905. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 29: 193.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(in anticipation of Schaus's description of sobria)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) FRENCH GUIANA: Maroni River, St Jean, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Apocerea was available but was without an available included species between the date of its publication 1905 October 3rd and that of its type-species 1905 October 11th by Schaus.


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