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

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Genus:
Acantholipes Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 44, 198.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Noctua regularis Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.128, fig.588.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ACANTHOLIPES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included DOCELA Walker, 1866; LASIONOTA Warren, 1912; NOLASENIOLA Strand, 1920; and ISATOOLNA Nye, 1975 as junior synonyms of ACANTHOLIPES Lederer, 1857.

Poole (1989) included 18 species in the genus ACANTHOLIPES.

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Junior name(s):
Acantholipis ; Hampson, 1907: 662.


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