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

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Genus:
Exsula Jordan, 1896 , in Rothschild & Jordan. Novit. zool. 3 : 35, 41.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Eusemia dentatrix Westwood, 1848. Cabinet orient. Ent. : 68, pl.33, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype INDIA: Assam, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1892, Cat. east. and Aust. lepid. Heterocera 1: 101

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus EXSULA.

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