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

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Genus:
Ichthyopselapha Aurivillius, 1910 , in Sjöstedt. Kilimandjaro-Meru Exped. 2(9) : 35.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Ichthyopselapha insignis Aurivillius, 1910. In: Sjöstedt, Kilimandjaro-Meru Exped. 9: 36, pl.2, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [TANZANIA]: Kilimandjaro, Kibonoto, (NR, Stockholm)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ICHTHYOPSELAPHA Aurivillius, 1910 as a junior synonym of MELIABA Walker, [1859].

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