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

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Genus:
Alelimma Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 31, 47.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Alelimma pallidifusca Hampson, 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 47.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [INDIA]: [Assam], Nagas, 6000 ft, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HEPSIDERA Swinhoe, 1902 as a junior synonym of ALELIMMA Hampson, 1895.

Poole (1989) included 9 species in the genus ALELIMMA.

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