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

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Genus:
Libystica Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 529.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Episparis simplex Holland, 1894. Psyche, Camb. 7: 121, pl.4, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female WEST AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus LIBYSTICA.

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