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

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Genus:
Hoplodrina Boursin, 1937 . Ent. Rdsch. 54 : 367.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena alsines Brahm, 1791. Insecten-kalender Sammler Oekonomen 2: 114.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes [GERMANY]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HOPLODRINA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins(1999) in Kristensen. Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (1999).

Poole (1989) included 15 species in the genus HOPLODRINA.

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