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

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Genus:
Hypoechana Druce, 1891 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 1 : 481.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Hypoechana fuliginosa Druce, 1891. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 1: 481, pl.40, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male GUATEMALA & MEXICO & PANAMA: Volcan de Atitlan & Vera Cruz, Atoyac, Coatepec, Tabasco, Tespa & Chiriqui, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HYPOECHANA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera volume 1

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