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

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Genus:
Ipnea Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (16) : 190.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Ipnea erebusalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 190.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [BRAZIL]: Para, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included IPNEA Walker, 1857 as a junior synonym of CEROMACRA Guenée, 1852.

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