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

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Genus:
Pseudolimacodes Grote, 1874 . Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 1874 : 212.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Pseudolimacodes niveicostatus Grote, 1874. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 26: 212.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: Massachusetts, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. niveicostatus is a junior subjective synonym of Leuscania littera Guenée, 1852.

See also: Fagitana Walker, 1865.

Poole (1989) included PSEUDOLIMACODES Grote, 1874 as a junior synonym of FAGITANA Walker, 1865.

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