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

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Genus:
Herminiocala Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : ix [index], 234.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Ophiodes daona Druce, 1894. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 13: 362.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MEXICO: Orizaba, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus HERMINIOCALA Hampson, 1913.

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