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

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Genus:
Isopsestis Werny, 1968 . Ergeb. ForschUnternehmens Nepal Himalaya 3 : 113.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : THYATIRINAE

Type-species:
Palimpsestis cuprina Moore, 1881. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 331, pl.37, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Drepanidae in Wikipedia.

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