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

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Genus:
Cybosia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 167.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua eborina Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 68.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository)..

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

N. eborina is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena mesomella Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1: 535.

See also: Ecteina Rambur, 1866.

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