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

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Genus:
Pseudophia Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 234.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Noctua illunaris Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.122, fig.565.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 132.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type EUROPE: ? Locality, [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Pseudophia is a junior objective synonym of Clytie Hübner, [1823].

See: CLYTIE Hübner, [1823] 1816.

Poole (1989) included PSEUDOPHIA Guenée, 1852; and HYPOGLAUCITIS Staudinger, 1895 as junior synonyms of CLYTIE Hübner, 1823

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Senior name:
Clytie Hübner, 1823: 267.


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