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

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Genus:
Actinotis ; Schultze & Kükenthal, 1926 . Nomencl. Anim. Gener. Subgenerum 1 : 49.

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling by Schulze & Kükenthal who misquoted a correct use of Actinotia by Morrison, 1875, Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 1875: 62.

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Senior name:
Actinotia Hübner, 1821: 244.


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