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

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Genus:
Trichypena Joannis, 1915 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 84 : 6.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Trichypena quadra Joannis, 1915. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 84: 6, pl.1, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males [MAURITIUS]: Curepipe, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus TRICHYPENA.

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