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

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Genus:
Hoplolythra Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9 : x [index], 214.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Lythrodes discistriga Smith, 1903. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 29: 207.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [U.S.A.]: California, Walter's Station; S. Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EULITHOSIA Edwards, 1872; HOPLOLYTHRA Hampson, 1910; and PUMORA Dyar, 1918 as junior synonyms of CIRRHOPHANUS Grote, 1972.

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