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

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Genus:
Pyripnoa Turner, 1920 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 44 : 157 [key], 165.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Thalpochares pyraspis Meyrick, 1891. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 14: 196.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female AUSTRALIA: Qd, Duaringa, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus PYRIPNOA.

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