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

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Genus:
Isadelphina Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 338.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Cosmophila retracta Hampson, 1910. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 432, pl.37, fig.20.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males [ZAIRE] CONGO: Katanga, Kambove, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ISADELPHINA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus ISADELPHINA.

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