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

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Genus:
Hypersypnoides Berio, 1954 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 66 : 341.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Hypersypnoides congoensis Berio, 1954. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 66: 342, figs 1-3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SOUTH WEST AFRICA: Tsumeb, (MRAC, Tervuren)..

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

Poole (1989) included HYPOSYPNOIDES Berio, 1954; and OTHRESYPNA Berio, 1958 as junior synonyms of HYPERSYPNOIDES Berio, 1954

Poole (1989) included 34 species in the genus HYPERSYPNOIDES.

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