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

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Genus:
Hepsidera Swinhoe, 1902 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 9 : 176.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Hepsidera lignea Swinhoe, 1902. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 9: 176.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [MALAYSIA]: Perak, Goping, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HEPSIDERA Swinhoe, 1902 as a jnuior synonym of ALELIMMA Hampson, 1895.

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