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

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Genus:
Heterormista Swinhoe, 1901 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Heterormista modesta Swinhoe, 1901. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 8: 19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female AUSTRALIA: Qd, Dawson, (? Depository)..

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

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus HETERORMISTA.

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