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

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Genus:
Argyrogramma Hübner, 1823 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : 29.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Argyrogramma omega Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 29, figs 373, 374.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by McDunnough , 1944. In: Cramer, Mem. sth. Calif. Acad. Sci. 2: 206.

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

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. omega is a junior subjective synonym of Noctua verruca Fabricius, 1794, Ent. Syst. 3(2): 81.

Poole (1989) included 11 species in the genus ARGYROGRAMMA

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