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

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Genus:
Spinipalpa AlphĂ©raky, 1892 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 26 : 444.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Spinipalpa maculata AlphĂ©raky, 1892. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 26: 445.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [CHINA]: Amdo region [36xN. 100xW.], (ZIRAS, St Petersburg)..

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

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