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

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Genus:
Epidemas Smith, 1894 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 21 : 40.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Epidemas cinerea Smith, 1894. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 21: 41, pl.4, figs 10, 12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 10, male & female [U.S.A.]: Colo., Glenwood Springs, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus EPIDEMAS.

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