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

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Genus:
Apocalymnia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 7 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Caradrina tenebrosa Hampson, 1902. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 14: 204.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female INDIA: Cuddapah, Horsleykhonda, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: ix, 184.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus APOCALYMNIA

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