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

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Genus:
Leiostola Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 262.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Poaphila mollis Butler, 1879. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 3: x, 28, pl.47, fig.10.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [JAPAN]: Yokohama, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LEIOSTOLA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus LEIOSTOLA.

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