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

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Genus:
Feliniopsis Roepke, 1938 . Bull. Mus. r. Hist. nat. Belg. 14(13) : 14, 72.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Feliniopsis incerta Roepke, 1938. Bull. Mus. r. Hist. nat. Belg. 14(13): 15.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SULAWESI] N. CELEBES: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included FELINIOPSIS in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (1999).

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

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