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

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Genus:
Eudyops Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 126.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Dyops xantholepis Dyar, 1912. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 42: 77.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females MEXICO: Misantla, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

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

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus EUDYOPS.

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