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

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Genus:
Poenopsis Dyar, 1922 . Insec. inscit. Menstr. 10 : 12.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Poenopsis abstrusa Dyar, 1922. Insec. inscit. Menstr. 10: 12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MEXICO: Guerrero, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included POENOPSIS in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

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