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

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Genus:
Arctiopais Jordan, 1896 , in Rothschild & Jordan. Novit. zool. 3 : 46.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Hypsa ambusta Mabille, 1881. Bull. Soc. ent. Belg. (3), : lv.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ARCTIOPAIS

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