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

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Genus:
Focillidia Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : 7 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Focillidia texana Hampson, 1913. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 13: 148.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1913. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 13: 148.

Type specimens:
Holotype - female U.S.A.: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available but without included species until Hampson, 1913, ibidem 13: 148.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus FOCILLIDIA.

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