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

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Genus:
Raphiscopa Hampson, 1925 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 15 : 408.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Bertula invenusta Swinhoe, 1902. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 9: 177.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male SUMATRA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. invenusta is a junior subjective synonym of Spintherops undulata Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2 (Abt. 2): pl. 117, fig. 22.

Poole (1989) included RAPHISCOPA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

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

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