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

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Genus:
Atrephes Jones, 1908 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Atrephes phocea Jones, 1908. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BRAZIL: Parana Castro, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus ATREPHES.

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Junior name(s):
Atrephes Hampson, 1908: 284.


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