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

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Genus:
Margizoides Poole, 1989 . Lepid. Cat. (New Series) Fascicule 118(2) : 624.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Margiza terranea Schaus, 1916. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 50: 265. [(of MARGIZA Schaus, 1916)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Poole (1989) erected MARGIZOIDES as a new objective replacement name for MARGIZA Schaus, 1916 and included two species in the genus.

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Junior name(s):
Margiza Schaus, 1916: 260 (key), 265.


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