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

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Genus:
Longicella Jordan, 1896 , in Rothschild & Jordan. Novit. zool. 3 : 51.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Eusemia mollis Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1774.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female EAST INDIES [WEST MALAYSIA]: [Malaya], Malacca, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus LONGICELLA.

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