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

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Genus:
Hoplotarsia Aurivillius, 1922 , in Aurivillius, Prout & Meyrick. Nat. Hist. Juan Fernandez & Easter Is. 3 : 259.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Hoplotarsia magna Aurivillius, 1922. In: Skottsberg, Nat. Hist. Juan Fernandez & Easter Is. 3: 259, pl.10, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female JUAN FERNANDEZ I.: Masatierra, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus HOPLOTARSIA.

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