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

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Genus:
Hypagoptera Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : xi [index], 83, 179.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Hypagoptera rufeola Hampson, 1900. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 179, fig.95.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, Eastcourt, Cape Province, Transkei, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to HYPAGOPTERA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Hypogoptera ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 422.


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