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

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Genus:
Androlymnia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 15 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Ozarba emarginata Hampson, 1891. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8: 13 (list), 76, pl.145, fig.22.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 179. [(Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: ix, 179)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male INDIA: [Madras Prov.], Nilgiri slopes 3000-4000 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Kicthing & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999) suggest that ANDROLYMNIA may belong in the BAGISARINAE.

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus ANDROLYMNIA

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