Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Thalpophila Hübner, 1820
Verz. bekannt. Schmett.
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE
Die Schmett. in Abbildungen
4(1): pl.108, figs 5, 6.
[; 1790, ibidem: 185]
by subsequent designation by
Syntypes - male & female ITALY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..
Nye (1975) stated:-
P. texta is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena matura Hufnagel, 1766, Berlin. Mag. 3 (4): 414.
Poole (1989) included THALPOPHILA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).
Poole (1989) included CERIGO Stephens, 1829 as a junior synonym of THALPOPHILA Hübner, 1820.
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus THALPOPHILA.
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Cerigo Stephens, 1829: 106.
Talpophila ; Warren, 1911: 199.