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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Lophocryptis Hampson, 1914 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 13 : 171.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Lophocryptis argyrophora Hampson, 1914. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 13: 172.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [GHANA] GOLD COAST: Bibianaha, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus LOPHOCRYPTIS.

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to LOPHOCRYPTIS and included species.


Submit correction/addition