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

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Genus:
Procus Oken, 1815 . Lehrb. Naturgesch. (Zool.) 3 : 682.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by Int. Commn zool. Nom., 1956, Opin. Decl. int. Commn zool. Nom. 14 Opinion 417: 3.

Only included species: Noctua latruncula [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775.

See: PROCUS Agassiz, 1846.

Poole (1989) included MIANA Stephens, 1829; and PROCUS Agassiz, 1846 as junior synonyms of OLIGIA Hübner, 1821.

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Senior name:
Procus Agassiz, 1846: 57.


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