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

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Genus:
Alypiodes Grote, 1883 . Trans. Kans. Acad. Sci. 8 : 46.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Alypiodes flavilinguis Grote, 1883. Trans. Kans. Acad. Sci. 8: 46.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [U.S.A.]: New Mexico, near Las Vegas, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. flavilinguis is a junior subjective synonym of Agarista bimaculata Herrich-Schäffer, 1853, Samml. neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereur. Schmett. 1 (1): wrapper, pl. 4, fig. 26; 1858, ibidem 1: 71.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus ALYPIODES

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Junior name(s):
Alypiodes ; Dyar, 1902: 130.
Alypioides ; Neave, 1939: 130.


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