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

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Genus:
Ilattia Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (16) : 208.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Ilattia cephusalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 209.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female [CHINA]: Shanghai, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

I. cephusalis is a junior subjective synonym of Perigea octo Guenée, 1852, in Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Insectes (Lépid.) 5: 233.

See also Stridova Walker, 1869, and Chytoryza Grote, 1876.

Poole (1989) included BERRESA Walker, 1859; ILATTIA Walker, 1859; LOCHIA Walker, 1865; STRIDOVA Walker, 1869; PTERAETHOLIX Grote, 1873; CHYTORYZA Grote, 1876; HESPERIMORPHA Saalmüller, 1880; AMYNODES Warren, 1913; and FORMOSAMYNA Strand, 1920 as junior synonyms of AMYNA Guenée, 1852.

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