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

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Genus:
Hopothia Dyar, 1914 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47 : 219.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Hopothia histigma Dyar, 1914. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47: 220.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males PANAMA: Taboga I.; La Chorrera, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HOPOTHIA in the subfamily ACONTIINAE.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus HOPOTHIA.

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