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

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Genus:
Stibaena Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1814.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Stibaena hostilis Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1814.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [BRAZIL]: Para, (? Depository)..

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

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus STIBAENA.

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