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

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Genus:
Hypanua Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : 459.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Ophiusa xylina Distant, 1898. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 1: 229.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes SOUTH AFRICA: Transvaal, Pretoria, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus HYPANUA.

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