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

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Genus:
Scotogramma Smith, 1897 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 10 : 469.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Anarta submarina Grote, 1883. Can. Ent. 15: 4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 ex. [U.S.A.]: Montana, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SCOTOGRAMMA Smith, 1888 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of SCOTOGRAMMA Edwards, 1887.

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Senior name:
Scotogramma Edwards, 1887: 146.


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