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

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Genus:
Ipanephis Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 259.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Epiphanis esperanzalis Schaus, 1913. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 11: 22. [(of Epiphanis Schaus)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male COSTA RICA: Esperanza, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included IPANEPHIS in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included EPIPHANIS Schaus, 1913 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of IPANEPHIS Nye, 1975.

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

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Junior name(s):
Epiphanis Schaus, 1913: 22.


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