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

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Genus:
Gelenipsa Dyar, 1914 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47 : 192.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Gelenipsa psychodidarum Dyar, 1914. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47: 192.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 males & 1 female PANAMA: R. Trinidad; Porto Bello; Cabima; La Chorrera, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus GELENIPSA.

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