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

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Genus:
Pseudobryophila Thierry-Mieg, 1905 . Naturaliste (2) 19 : 192.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Pseudobryophila preciosa Thierry-Mieg, 1905. Naturaliste 19: 193.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female PERU: Rio-Colorado, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PSEUDOBRYOPHILA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

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

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