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

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Genus:
Stenhypena Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Hypena adustalis Hampson, 1893. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9: 30 (list), 120, pl.166, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female CEYLON: Pundaloya, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus STENHYPENA.

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