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

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Genus:
Goniocraspedon Hampson, 1893 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9 : 31 [list], 125.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Nagadeba mistura Swinhoe, 1891. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 151.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: [Bombay], Poona, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included GONIOCRASPEDON in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included GONIOCRASPEDUM Hampson, 1895 as a junior synonym of GONIOCRASPEDON hampson, 1893.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus GONIOCRASPEDON.

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Junior name(s):
Goniocraspedum ; Hampson, 1895: xvi, 101.


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