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

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Genus:
Lineopalpa Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 290.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Lineopalpa horsfieldi Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. (Lépid.), 6: 291, pl.14, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female JAVA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

Poole (1989) included PARAGONITIS Bethune-Baker, 1906 as a junior synonym of LINEOPALPA Guenée, 1852 .

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus LINEOPALPA.

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