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

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Genus:
Ommatochila Butler, 1894 . Entomologist 27 : 315.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Thalpochares mundula Zeller, 1872. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 22: 460, pl.2, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: Texas, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus OMMATOCHILA.

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