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

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Genus:
Hyponeuma Schaus, 1906 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30 : 132.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Hyponeuma leucanioides Schaus, 1906. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30: 133.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Sao Paulo, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

H. leucanioides is a junior subjective synonym of Herminodes taltula Schaus, 1904, Trans. Am. ent. Soc. 30:167.

Poole (1989) included HYPONEUMA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

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