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

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Genus:
Nicevillea Hampson, 1895 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 307.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Nicevillea epiplemoides Hampson, 1895. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 307, fig.[14].    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - female [BURMA]: Tenasserim, Donaut Range, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NICEVILLEA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus NICEVILLEA.

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