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

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Genus:
Falcimala Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 51.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Pseudaglossa atrata Butler, 1889. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 17 (list), 88, pl.134, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes [INDIA]: [Punjab], Dharmsala, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included FALCIMALA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included EPITRIPTA Turner, 1902 as a junior synonym of FALCIMALA Hampson, 1895.

Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus FALCIMALA.

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