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

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Genus:
Fishia Grote, 1877 . Can. Ent. 9 : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Fishia enthea Grote, 1877. Can. Ent. 9: 21.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Maine, Oldtown, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included FISHIA in the subfamily CUCULLIINAE.

Poole (1989) included 8 species in the genus FISHIA.

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Junior name(s):
Fiskia ; Kirby, 1879: 168.


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