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

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Genus:
Lophuda Hampson, 1926 . Descr. new Genera Species Lepid. Phalaenae : 382.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Margiza purpuraria Dognin, 1914. Hétérocères nouv. Am. Sud. 8: 72.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male COLOMBIA: Cali, San Antonio, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LOPHUDA Hampson, 1926 as a junior synonym of MARGIZA Dognin, 1914

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