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

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Genus:
Habrosyne Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 236.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : THYATIRINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena derasa Linnaeus, 1767. Systema Naturae (Edn 12), 1: 851.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Habrosyne was originally placed in the 'Noctuae'.

HABROSYNE was included within the subfamily DREPANIDAE: THYATIRINAE by Minet & Scoble, in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Gonophora Bruand, 1845: 89.


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