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

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Genus:
Marcillada Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (33) : 980.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Marcillada rubricosa Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 981.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male CAMBODIA: ? Locality, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera 2: 186 (as type)

Notes:
Nye (1975 Generic Names Moths World 1) stated:-

See also Nasaya Moore, 1892.

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

Poole (1989) included NASAYA Moore, 1882 as a junior synonym of MARCILLADA Walker, 1865.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus MARCILLADA.

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