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

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Genus:
Hillia Grote, 1883 . Proc. amer. phil. Soc. 21 : 146, 168.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Hadena senescens Grote, 1878. Can. Ent. 10: 235.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: N.Y., Lewis Co., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

H. senescens is a junior subjective synonym of Hadena iris Zetterstedt, 1839.

See also: Crasia Aurivillius, 1891.

Poole (1989) included CRASIA Aurivillius, 1891 as a junior synonym of HILLIA Grote, 1883.

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