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

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Genus:
Lepipolys Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 173.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Lepipolys perscripta Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. (Lépid.), 6: 174, pl.7, fig.10.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [U.S.A.]: Florida, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus LEPIPOLYS.

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