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

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Genus:
Bleptiphora Schaus, 1916 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 50 : 271.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Bleptiphora laurentia Schaus, 1916. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 50: 272.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [FRENCH GUIANA]: R. Maroni, St. Laurent, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BLEPTIPHORA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus BLEPTIPHORA.

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