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

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Genus:
Lysimelia Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (16) : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Lysimelia neleusalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Bracharthron Hampson, 1891.

Poole (1989) included LYSIMELIA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included BRACHARTHRON Hampson, 1891 as a junior synonym of LYSIMELIA Walker, 1859.

Poole (1989) included 11 species in the genus LYSIMELIA.

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