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

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Genus:
Lithosiopsis Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 31, 34.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Lithosiopsis torsivena Hampson, 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 34, fig.15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BHUTAN: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus LITHOSIOPSIS.

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