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

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Genus:
Pseudosphenoptera Butler, 1876 . J. Linn. Soc. Lond. (Zool.) 12 : 370.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Euchromia basalis Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 251.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Amazon R., [Tefé] Ega, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

See also: Chloropsinus Butler, 1876, and Enioche Druce, 1896.

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