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

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Genus:
Hygrostolides Strand, 1920 . Arch. Naturgesch. 84(A) 12) : 113.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Hygrostolides robustior Strand, 1920. Arch. Naturgesch. 84(A) 12): 113.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males & 3 females [TAIWAN] FORMOSA: Suisharyo, (DEI, Eberswalde)..

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

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

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