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

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Genus:
Hemiceratoides Strand, 1911 . Fauna exot. 1 : 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Hemiceras hieroglyphica Saalmüller, 1891. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Lepid. Madagascar : 405, fig.208.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: N.W., Nossi-Bé I., (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HEMICERATOIDES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus HEMICERATOIDES.

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