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

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Genus:
Agoraea ; Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 : 100. [Also [1856] 1850-1858, Samml. neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereur. Schmett. 1: 20]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

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

An incorrect spelling of Agaraea Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

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Senior name:
Agaraea Herrich-Schäffer, 1855: wrapper, pl.76, fig.442.


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