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

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Genus:
Hemipsectra Hampson, 1891 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8 : 17 [list], 84.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Hemipsectra plumipars Hampson, 1891. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8: 1 (list), 84, pl.147, fig.23.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male INDIA: Nilgiri district, plateau, (BMNH, London)..

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

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus HEMIPSECTRA.

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