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

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Maliangia Berio, 1977 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 81 : 235.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Maliangia geometriformis Berio, 1977. Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 81: 236, fig.23.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CHINA: N. Yunnan, Li-kiang, (ZFMAK, Bonn)..

Poole (1989) did not assign MALIANGIA to a subfamily.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MALIANGIA

MALIANGIA has subsequently been transfered to the TYTINAE from the ACONTIINAE within the NOCTUIDAE by Speidel, Fanger & Naumann, 1996, Systematic Entomology 21 (3) : 247. The TYTINAE are not included in Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999), but Poole (1998) included TYTA within the OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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