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

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Genus:
Hampsonodes Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 229.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Hadena basicarnea Walker, 1857. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 587. [(of Calymniodes Hampson, 1908)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HAMPSONODES in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins(1999) in Kristensen. Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (1999).

Poole (1989) included CALYMNIODES Hapson, 1908 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of HAMPSONODES Nye, 1975.

Poole (1989) included 34 species in the genus HAMPSONODES.

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Junior name(s):
Calymniodes Hampson, 1908: 18 (key).


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