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

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Genus:
Hypoglaucitis Staudinger, 1895 . Dt. ent. Z. 7 : 284.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Hypoglaucitis moses Staudinger, 1895. Dt. ent. Z. 7: 284, pl.9, fig.17.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males [EGYPT] & [ISRAEL]: Cairo & Palestine: Jaffa, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

H. moses is a junior subjective synonym of Pandesma benenotata Warren, 1888, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1888: 313.

Poole (1989) included PSEUDOPHIA Guenée, 1852; and HYPOGLAUCITIS Staudinger, 1895 as junior synonyms of CLYTIE Hübner, 1823

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