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

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Genus:
Hupodonta Butler, 1877 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 20 : 475.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Hupodonta corticalis Butler, 1877. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4), 20: 475.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Yokohama, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

H. corticalis is a subspecies of Anodonta pulcherrima Moore, 1866, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865: 814, pl.43, fig.4.

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Junior name(s):
Hapodonta ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 429.


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