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

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Genus:
Olivenebula Kishida & Yoshimoto, 1977 . Tyô to Ga = Trans. Lep. Soc. Japan 28 : 144.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Polyphaenis oberthueri Staudinger, 1892. In: Romanoff, Mém. Lépid. 6: 454.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 4 females [U.S.S.R.]: [S. of Vladivostok], Askold I. and [Sedimi] Sidemi, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OLIVENEBULA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus OLIVENEBULA.

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