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

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Genus:
Polygrammata ; Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 689.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of Polygrammate Hübner, 1818.

See: POLYGRAMMATE Hübner, 1818.

Poole (1989) included GRAMMOPHORA Guenée, 1852; and POLYGRAMMATA Hampson, 1908 as junior synonyms of POLYGRAMMATE Hübner, 1818.

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Senior name:
Polygrammate Hübner, 1818: 10.


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