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

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Genus:
Harpagophana Hampson, 1906 , in Hewitson & Moore. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6 : viii [index], 115.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Metopoceras hilaris Staudinger, 1895. Dt. ent. Z. 7: 275.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SPAIN]: Murcia Prov., Algezares, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus HARPAGOPHANA.

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