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

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Genus:
Hypernaenia Hampson, 1894 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2 : xi, 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Ochropleura denticulata Warren, 1888. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 307.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males INDIA: [Punjab], Abbottabad, Thundiani, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included COENOPHILA stephens, 1850; AMMOGROTIS Staudinger, 1895; and HYPERNAENIA Hampson, 1904 as junior synonyms of EUGRAPHE Hübner, 1821.

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Junior name(s):
Hyperaenia ; Neave, 1939: 729.


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