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

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Hyperaeschra Butler, 1880 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 6 : 65.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Hyperaeschra pallida Butler, 1880. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 6: 65.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Hyperaeschra has been used as the original generic name for species which are now in the Noctuidae.

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