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

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Genus:
Volgarctia Alphéraky, 1908 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 38 : 606.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua spectabilis Tauscher, 1806. Mém. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1: 212, fig..

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(N.B. fig number is not stated in Vol.2. p3).]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

A junior objective synonym of Acymba Rambur, 1866.

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Senior name:
Acymba Rambur, 1866: 235.


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