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

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Genus:
Ipiristis Draudt, 1950 . Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. 40 : 124.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Ipiristis boursini Draudt, 1950. Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. 40: 125, pl.8, fig.12.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males CHINA: [Yunnan Prov.], Li-kiang, (ZFMAK, Bonn)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included IPIRISTIS 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 IPIRISTIS.

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