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

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Genus:
Himerois Turner, 1902 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27 : 121.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Himerois thiochroa Turner, 1902. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27: 121.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: Qd, Townsville, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus HIMEROIS.

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