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

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Genus:
Eutolype Grote, 1874 . Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 1874 : 198.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PSAPHIDINAE

Type-species:
Eutolype rolandi Grote, 1874. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 26: 198.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Massachusetts; Missouri, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989: 842) included DICOPIS Grote, 1874; COPIPANOLIS Grote, 1874; EUTOLYPE Grote, 1874; COPIVALERIA Grote, 1883 as junior synonyms of PSAPHIDA Walker, 1865 in the PSAPHIDINAE, although he (: 273) also treated COPIVALERIA Grote, 1883 as a valid genus in the CUCULLIINAE.

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