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

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Genus:
Hypercodia Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10 : xv [index], 488.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Motina disparalis Walker, 1863. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 13.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *disparilis, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus HYPERCODIA.

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