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

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Genus:
Stenocarsia Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 445.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thermesia sthenoptera Swinhoe, 1895. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 15: 12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: [Assam], Cherra Punji, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included STENOCARSIA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus STENOCARSIA.

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