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

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Genus:
Epidromia Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 325.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Epidromia pannosa Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 326.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Berio , 1966. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 76: 57.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male BRAZIL: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

E. pannosa is a junior subjective synonym of Bendis poaphiloides Guenée, 1852, ibidem 7: 215.

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

Poole (1989) included 17 species in the genus EPIDROMIA.

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