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

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Genus:
Phaioecia Dyar, 1911 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 13 : 69.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Cirrhophanus duplicatus Smith, 1891. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 18: 112.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [U.S.A.]: Col., Platte Canon, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

C. duplicatus was proposed as * Cirrhophanes, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Poole (1989) included PHAIOECIA Dyar, 1911 as a junior synonym of NOCLOA Smith, 1906.

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