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

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Genus:
Hypsopygia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 348.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PYRALINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena costalis Fabricius, 1775. Systema entomologiae : 644.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Westwood , 1840. Introd. mod. Classif. Insects 2(Synopsis Genera Br. Insects): 105.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Learn more about Pyralidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to HYPSOPYGIA and included species.


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