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

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Genus:
Hypotacha Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : ix[ in index], 243.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Audea retracta Hampson, 1902. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2: 329.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, Estcourt; Cape Colony, Transkei, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 8 species in the genus HYPOTACHA.

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