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

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Genus:
Interdelta Berio, 1964 . Doriana 3(144) : 4.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Interdelta mediafricana Berio, 1964. Doriana 3(144): 4.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [ZAIRE] CONGO: Kafakumba, (MRAC, Tervuren)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included INTERDELTA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

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

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