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

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Genus:
Epistrema Schaus, 1913 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 11 : 40.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Epistrema ora Schaus, 1913. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 11: 40.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male COSTA RICA: Carillo, (? Depository)..

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

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