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

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Genus:
Andesia Hampson, 1906 , in Hewitson & Moore. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6 : 6 [key], 142.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Andesla oenistis Hampson, 1906. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6: 142, fig.44.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 1 female ARGENTINA: Mendoza, Puenta del Inca, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus ANDESIA

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