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

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Genus:
Hemihyalea Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : ix [index], 6 [key], 129.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phaegoptera cornea Herrich-Schäffer, 1853. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.14, figs 61, 62.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Hemihyalea Hampson, 1901, was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by de-Toulgoet, 1991, Nouvelle Revue D'Entomologie 8 (3) : 259.

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Junior name(s):
Hemihyalae ; Strand, 1919: 59.


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