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

Genus details

Return to list  Search again

Genus:
Aseptis McDunnough, 1937 . Can. Ent. 69 : 59.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Nadena genitrix Grote, 1878. Can. Ent. 10: 237.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - female [U.S.A.]: Colorado, Nevada & Nebraska, (BMNH, London).. [Colorado & Nevada]

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

* H. genetrix is an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Poole (1989) included 13 species in the genus ASEPTIS

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ASEPTIS and included species.


Submit correction/addition