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

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Acribia Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 89. [(but attributed to Felder, an incorrect authorship)]

Unavailable Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

* Acribia Boisduval, 1870, was first published in the synonymy of Cocastra Boisduval, 1870, ibidem: 88; and is unavailable under the Code, Article 11(d), as it has not been treated subsequently as an available name of Boisduval, 1870. Boisduval attributed * Acribia to Felder, and presumably had access to Felder's plates and legends (to which Boisduval refers) prior to their publication in 1874.

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Senior name:
Acribia Felder, 1874: pl.103, fig.14.

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