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

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Genus:
Aspidhampsonia Berio, 1964 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 74 : 232.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Aspidifrontia glaucescens Hampson, 1905. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5: 451, pl.91, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males [RHODESIA]: Mashonaland, Salisbury, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus ASPIDHAMPSONIA.

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