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

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Genus:
Plusiocalpe Holland, 1894 . Psyche, Camb. 7 : 29.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Plusiocalpe pallida Holland, 1894. Psyche, Camb. 7: 29, pl.1, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female WEST AFRICA: ? Locality, (CMNH, Pittsburgh)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus PLUSIOCALPE.

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