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

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Genus:
Eurypsyche Butler, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 392.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Eurypsyche similis Butler, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 392.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [AUSTRALIA]: [Qd], Gayndah, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

E. similis is a junior subjective synonym of Leucania lewinii Butler, 1886, ibidem 1886: 390.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus EURYPSYCHE.

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