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

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Genus:
Lophophora Möschler, 1890 . Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16 : 227.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Lophophora clanymoides Möschler, 1890. Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16: 228, fig.4.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female CUBA: ? Locality, (MNHU, Berlin)..

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

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

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