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

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Genus:
Rhynchagrotis Smith, 1890 . Bull. U.S. natn. Mus. 38 : 9, 13.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Noctua cupida Grote, 1864. Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3: 525, pl.5, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(on page 9)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: middle states, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus RHYNCHAGROTIS.

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