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

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Genus:
Dryobota Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 33, 100.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua occlusa Hübner, 1824. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.156, fig.732.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1906. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6: 302. [(as a junior name of furva Esper which Hampson placed as the senior synonym of occlusa Hübner)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

N. occlusa is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena labecula Esper, 1788, Die Schmett. 4(2) Abschnitt. 1: [l. 129, fig. 5; 1796, ibidem: 393.

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

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