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

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Genus:
Aganopis Herrich-Schäffer, 1856 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : 12, wrapper, pl.88, figs 501, 502.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Aganopis subquadrata Herrich-Schäffer, 1856. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, 12, pl.88, figs 501, 502.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(A. subquadrata is a junior subjective synoynm of Hypsa orbicularis Walker, 1854, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 2: 445)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH]: [Sylhet] Silhet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

See also: Peridrome Walker, 1854.


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Junior name(s):
Aganopis Herrich-Schäffer, 1855: 92.
Eriocrypta Herrich-Schäffer, 1855: 92.


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