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

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Genus:
Pseudophyx Bethune-Baker, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 260.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pseudophyx pratti Bethune-Baker, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 260.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Mafalu; Babooni; Ekeikei & Aroa River, (BMNH, London).. [All except Aroa River]

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HIRSUTIPES Bethune-Baker, 1906; LASIOPODERES Bethune-Baker, 1906; PSEUDOPHYX Bethune-Baker, 1906; SINARIOLA Bethune-Baker, 1906; CYTTARALOPHA Bethune-Baker, 1908 (as CYTTAROLOPHA on page 735); and TEMNOPTERA Bethune-Baker, 1908 as junior synonyms of OPHYX Guenée, 1852.

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