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

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Genus:
Hedymiges Turner, 1933 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 57 : 160.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Cycloprora aridoxa Turner, 1931. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 56: 338. [(of Cycloprora Turner, 1931)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: Qd, Toowoomba, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Hedymiges was proposed as the objective replacement name for Cycloprora Turner, 1931.

Poole (1989) included HEDYMIGES 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 CYCLOPRORA Turner, 1931 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of HEDYMIGES Turner, 1933.

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

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Junior name(s):
Cycloprora Turner, 1931: 338.


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