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

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Genus:
Lophodelta Hampson, 1924 , in Cramer. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 13 : 448.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Lophodelta argyrolepia Hampson, 1924. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9), 13: 449.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male PERU: Chaquimayo, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LOPHODELTA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

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