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

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Genus:
Gnamptonyx Hampson, 1894 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2 : xix, 480.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Homoptera vilis Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 889.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [INDIA]: Punjab, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus GNAMPTONYX.

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