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

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Genus:
Argyrostrotus ; Agassiz, 1847 . Nomencl. zool. (Index univ.) : 33.

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of Argyrostrotis Hübner, [1821].

Poole (1989) included AGNOMONIA Hübner, 1831; CROCHIPHORA Hübner, 1831; ARGYROSTROTUS Agassiz, 1847; and POAPHILA Guenée, 1852 as juniors synonyms of ARGYROSTROTIS Hübner, 1821.


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Senior name:
Argyrostrotis Hübner, 1821: 253.


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