Catocala amatrix

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David, 2010, Systematics of moths in the genus Catocala (Lepidoptera, Erebidae) IV. Nomenclatorial stabilization of the Nearctic fauna, with a revised synonymic check list, ZooKeys 39 (39), pp. 37-83: 65

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.39.425

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3788675

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038D2962-FF87-1B0D-5EE0-FF33FD26FD5E

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scientific name

Catocala amatrix
status

 

Catocala amatrix   syn. nurus Walker  

Fig. 32 (lectotype)

Catocala nurus Walker, [1858]   : 1195

Catocala amatrix   syn. nurus   ; Barnes and McDunnough 1918: 32

Catocala amatrix   syn. nurus   ; McDunnough 1938: 117

Catocala amatrix   syn. nurus   ; Franclemont and Todd 1983: 129

Type material. Catocala nurus   : the original description states “a-c. United States. Presented by E. Doubleday, Esq.” A female type is at the BMNH, and is designated lectotype to clarify application of the name nurus   . Th e lectotype bears the labels “ New York / Doubleday / 46-110”, “ New York / 46-110 [and on the reverse:] Catocala   / nurus ♀ / Walker Type.” The name nurus Walker   is a synonym of C. amatrix Hübner, [1813]   and a homonym of Noctua nurus Hübner, 1822   , which is itself a synonym of the Palearctic C. elocata (Esper, 1787)   . Type Locality: United States.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Catocala

Loc

Catocala amatrix

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David 2010
2010
Loc

Catocala amatrix

Franclemont JG & Todd EL 1983: 129
1983
Loc

Catocala amatrix

McDunnough JH 1938: 117
1938
Loc

Catocala amatrix

Barnes W & McDunnough J 1918: 32
1918