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

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Genus:
Brachygalea Hampson, 1906 , in Hewitson & Moore. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6 : 2 [key], 8.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Brachygalea leucorhabda Hampson, 1906. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6: 8, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females ALGERIA: Biskra, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Brachygalea Hampson, 1906, was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Ronkay and Ronkay, 1995, Noctuidae Europaeae, 7 (2) : 10.

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