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

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Genus:
Gyrohypsoma Staudinger, 1888 , in Fedchenko. Stett. ent. Ztg 49 : 47.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Gyrohypsoma sterrha Staudinger, 1888. In: Fedchenko, Stett. ent. Ztg 49: 47.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype - male [CHINA] & [U.S.S.R.]: [Sinkiang], Kuldja district & [Uzbekistan], Margelan, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in GYROHYPSOMA.

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