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

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Genus:
Lithophasia Staudinger, 1892 . Dt. ent. Z. 4 : 305.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Lithophasia venosula Staudinger, 1892. Dt. ent. Z. 4: 305, pl.4, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [LEBANON]: Beirut, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included HYPOMECIA Staudinger, 1897 as a junior synonym of LITHOPHASIA Staudinger, 1892.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus LITHOPHASIA.

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