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

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Genus:
Iluza Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (33) : 1006.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Ilusa decisa Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1007.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: N. Hindostan, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ILUZA Walker, 1858 as a junior synonym of HETEROSPILA Guenée, 1852.

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Junior name(s):
Iluzia ; Moore, 1877: 610.


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