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

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Genus:
Trichofeltia McDunnough, 1929 . Bull. Dep. Mines Petrol. Resour. Br. Columb. 55 : 61.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Agrotis circumdata Grote, 1883. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 11: 53.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype U.S.A.: New Mexico, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Further information in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1: 489.

Poole (1989) included TRICHOFELTIA in the subfamily HADENINAE.

Poole (1989) included TRICHOFELTIA Barnes & Benjamin, (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of TRICHOFELTIA McDunnough, 1929.

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

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Junior name(s):
Trichofeltia Barnes & Benjamin, 1929: 177.


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