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

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Genus:
Gonippa Möschler, 1883 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32 : 354.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gonippa perusia Möschler, 1883. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32: 354, pl.18, fig.39.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males SURINAM: Paramaribo and the interior, (MNHU, Berlin)..

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

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

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