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

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Genus:
Lithilaria Rosenstock, 1885 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 16 : 425.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Lithilaria ossicolor Rosenstock, 1885. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 16: 425.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: S. Aust., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Hyperaucha Meyrick, 1897.

Poole (1989) included HYPERAUCHA Meyrick, 1897 as a junior synonym of LITHILARIA Rosenstock, 1885.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus LITHILARIA.

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