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

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Genus:
Alabama Grote, 1895 . Abh. naturw. Ver. Bremen. 14 : 122.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Aletia argillacea Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 32, figs 399, 400.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male [BRAZIL]: Bahia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EUALABAMA Grote, 1896 as a junior synonym of ALABAMA Grote, 1895.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ALABAMA.

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Junior name(s):
Eualabama Grote, 1896: 419.


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