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

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Genus:
Acogona ; Agassiz, 1847 . Nomencl. zool. (Index univ.) : 4, 5.

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of ACIGONA Hübner [1825].

The `Index universalis' was published as fascicle 12 of the Nomencl. zool.; ACOGONA is dated from the wrapper of fascicle 12 not from its title-page which is dated 1846.

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Senior name:
Acigona Hübner, 1825: 342.


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