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

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Genus:
Unca Oken, 1815 . Lehrb. Naturgesch. (Zool.) 3 : 689.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by Int. Commn zool. Nom., 1956, Opin. Decl. int. Commn zool. Nom. 14 Opinion 417: 3.

Originally included species: Phalaena triplasia Linnaeus, 1758; Phalaena gamma Linnaeus, 1758; Phalaena mi Clerck, 1759.

See: ABROSTOLA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Senior name:
Abrostola Ochsenheimer, 1816: 88.


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