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

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Genus:
Pseudapiconoma Aurivillius, 1881 . Ent. Tidskr. 2 : 46.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : SYNTOMINAE

Type-species:
Pseudapiconoma testacea Aurivillius, 1881. Ent. Tidskr. 2: 46, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GABON] GABOON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Pseudapiconoma was established in the Zygaenidae; it was placed in the Syntomidae, now Ctenuchidae, by Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1: 149; and was placed in the Thyretidae by Kiriakoff, 1960, in Wytsman, Genera Insect. 214 (E): 10.

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Junior name(s):
Pseudapicoma ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 420.


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