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

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Genus:
Poecilogramma Butler, 1892 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1892 : 126.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Poecilogramma picatum Butler, 1892. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 126, pl.6, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype BORNEO: Sabah, Sandakan, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Poecilogramma Karsch, 1887, Ent. Nachr. 13: 52, -Orthoptera. The objective replacement name is Aeologramma Strand, 1910.

See: AEOLOGRAMMA Strand, 1910.

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Senior name:
Aeologramma Strand, 1910: 98.


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