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

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Genus:
Androloma Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 30.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Alypia lorquinii Grote & Robinson, 1868. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 1: 328, pl.6, fig.39.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: California, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. lorquinii is a junior subjective synonym of Alypia maccullochii Kirby, 1837, in Richardson, Fauna Boreali-Am. 4: 301, pl. 4, fig. 5.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus ANDROLOMA.

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