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

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Genus:
Homopsyche Butler, 1882 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 10 : 226.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Homopsyche nudarioides Butler, 1882. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 10: 226.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [NEW GUINEA]: [Bismarck Archipelago], New Britain, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

H. nudarioides is a junior subjective synonym of Chamaita trichopteroids Walker, 1862, J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 6:121.

See also: Chamaita Walker, 1862.

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