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

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Genus:
Tetracme Hampson, 1902 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2 : 439.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Erosia truncataria Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 847.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female SOUTH AFRICA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus TETRACME.

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