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

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Genus:
Pyroblemma Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 418.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pyroblemma villicosta Hampson, 1926. Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 418.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [GHANA] GOLD COAST: Bibianaha, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

P. villicosta is a junior subjective synonym of Lophiophora fulminans Bryk, 1915.

See also: Lophiophora Bryk, 1915.

Poole (1989) included PYROBLEMMA Hampson, 1926 as a junior synonym of LOPHIOPHORA Bryk, 1915.

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