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

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Genus:
Pseudoleucania Staudinger, 1899 . Ergebn. Hamburg. Magalhaensischen Sammelr. 4(7) : 73.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Pseudoleucania ignicola Staudinger, 1899. Ergebn. Hamburg. Magalhaensischen Sammelr. : 73, fig.25.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [CHILE]: E. Feuerland (54x49'S. 68x18'W.), Rio Grande, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PARANICLA Köhler, 1959 as a junior synonym of PSEUDOLEUCANIA Staudinger, 1899.

Poole (1989) included 66 species in the genus PSEUDOLEUCANIA.

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