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

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Genus:
Monogona Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 402.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Hypsoropha hormos Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 14, figs 27, 28.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [U.S.A.]: Georgia [formerly] in Florida, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MONOGONA Guenée, 1852; and TIAUSPA Walker, 1858 as junior synonyms of HYPSOROPHA Hübner, 1818.

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Junior name(s):
Gloce ; Neave, 1939: 477.
Gloee Hübner, 1808: 4, 5.
Tiauspa Walker, 1858: 984 (key), 995.


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