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

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Genus:
Hermonassa Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 631.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Hermonassa consignata Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 632.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 53 species in the genus HERMONASSA.

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