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

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Genus:
Euxenistis Warren, 1910 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 140.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Hadena amicina Staudinger, 1896. Dt. ent. Z. 8: 322.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males [CHINA]: Tibet, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 140, was stated on page 133 as 1910 May 5th in the English edition and as 1911 January 13th in the German edition.

Poole (1989) included EUXENISTIS in the subfamily HADENINAE.

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

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