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

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Genus:
Peropalpus Blanchard, 1852 , in Gay. Hist. fis. pol. Chile (Zool.) 7 : 85.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Peropalpus albidus Blanchard, 1852. In: Gay, Hist. fis. pol. Chile 7: 86, pl.7, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHILE: Coquimbo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PALINDIA Guenée, 1852; PEROPALPUS Blanchard, 1852; CALYDIA Bar, 1875; and PALINDIONA Hampson, 1926 as junior synonyms of EULEPIDOTIS Hübner, 1823.

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