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

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Genus:
Pseudalypia Edwards, 1874 . Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 5 : 111.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Pseudalypia crotchii Edwards, 1874. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 5: 111.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females [U.S.A.]: Calif., San Diego, Warner's Ranch, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Pseudalypia was originally described in the Zygaenidae.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus PSEUDALYPIA.

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