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

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Genus:
Mimeugoa Hampson, 1895 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 294.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Mimeugoa edentifascia Hampson, 1895. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 295.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) INDIA & [SIKKIM]: Simla & Murtee & Sikhim, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

M. edentifascia is a junior subjective synonym of Anachrostis bifasciata Hampson, 1894, Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2:100.

Poole (1989) included MIMEUGOA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MIMEUGOA.

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