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

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Genus:
Orthogrammica Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 273.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Acantholipes bilineatus Hampson, 1894. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 2: 525.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [SIKKIM] SIKHIM. INDIA: [Assam], Nagas, (? Depository)..

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

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

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