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

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Genus:
Hypermaepha Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : xv [index], 85, 351.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Cisthene sanguinea Butler, 1878. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 53.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: [Amazonas], Rio Jutahi, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to HYPERMAEPHA and included species.


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