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

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Genus:
Athyrmina Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 179.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Talapa albigutta Swinhoe, 1895. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 15: 16.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 3 females [INDIA]: [Assam], Shillong, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus ATHYRMINA.

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