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

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Genus:
Spargaloma Grote, 1873 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 4 : 299.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Spargaloma sexpunctata Grote, 1873. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 4: 300, pl.1, fig.90.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Pennsylvania, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SPARGALOMA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SPARGALOMA.

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