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

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Hipocrita ; Hübner, 1810 . Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : pl.[189]. [An incorrect subsequent spelling of Hypocrita Hübner, [1807]]    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

* Hipocrita was placed on the Official Index of Rejected and Invalid Generic Names in Zoology : Name No.1859.

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Senior name:
Hypocrita Hübner, 1807: pl.[187].

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