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

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Genus:
Loxioda Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 386.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Phurys similis Moore, 1882. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 174, pl.6, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female INDIA: [W. Bengal], Darjiling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 386 was stated on page 38 as 1913 November 20th in the English edition, and 1913 December 1st in the German edition.

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

Poole (1989) included 14 species in the genus LOXIODA.

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