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

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Genus:
Hyphilare Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 239.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Noctua albipuncta Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 84.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1905. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5: 436.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository).. (Collection destroyed, Horn & Kahle, 1936, Ent. Beih. Berl.-Dahlem 3: 243)

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Further information in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1: 252.

Poole (1989) included HYPHILARE Hübner, 1821; HELIOPHILA Hübner, 1822; LEUCANIA Boisduval, 1829; SABLIA Sukhareva 1873 (as SABILIA Sukhareva, 1873); and APOMA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of ALETIA Hübner, 1821.

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Junior name(s):
Hyphilara ; Kirby, 1897: 15.


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