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

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Genus:
Copitype Hampson, 1906 , in Hewitson & Moore. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6 : x [index], 206.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Dasypolia pagodae AlphĂ©raky, 1892. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 26: 451.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male CHINA: [Tibet], Amdo district, Myn-dyn-scha, (ZIRAS, St Petersburg)..

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

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