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

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Genus:
Alypophanes Turner, 1908 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 32 : 62.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Alypophanes iridocosma Turner, 1908. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 32: 63.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females AUSTRALIA: Qd, Kuranda, (ANIC, Canberra)..

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

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