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

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Genus:
Hypostilbia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 17 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Senta megastigma Püngeler, 1907. Dt. ent. Z. Iris 19: 221, pl.7, fig.18.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1909. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 8: 293.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 males & 1 female [CHINA]: Sinkiang-Uigur], Lob-Noor, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1909, ibidem 8: x, 293. S. megastigma is a junior subjective synonym of Caradrina distracta Eversmann, 1848, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 21 (3): 217.

Poole (1989) included HYPOSTILBIA Hampson, 1908 as a junior synonym of CHILODES Herrich-Schäffer, 1849.

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