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

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Genus:
Hypeuthina Lederer, 1855 . Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 5 : 199.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Hypeuthina fulgurita Lederer, 1855. Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 5: 199, pl.4, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males & 2 females [LEBANON]: Beirut, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HYPEUTHINA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

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

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