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

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Genus:
Stenopis Mabille, 1880 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 1880(Bull.) : cvii.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Stenopis reducta Mabille, 1880. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. : cviii.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette & Fletcher 1968, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 21: 416

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OPHIOGENES R.I., 1817; MEROPIS Hübner, 1818; HEMACHRA Sodoffsky, 1837; ANUA Walker, 1858; STENOPIS Mabille, 1880; PERANUA Berio, 1959; SUBANUA Berio, 1959; TRICHANUA Berio, 1954; and PEROPHIUSA Berio, 1959 as junior synonyms of OPHIUSA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Junior name(s):
Stenopsis ; Hampson, 1913: 451 (key).


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