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

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Genus:
Hyperlophoides Strand, 1917 . Arch. Naturgesch. 83(A) 10) : 146.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Zethes compactilis Swinhoe, 1890. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 251, pl.7, fig.16.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BURMA: Thyetmyo, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HYPERLOPHOIDES in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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

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