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

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Genus:
Mastigia Schaus, 1916 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 50 : 321.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Mastygophora epitusalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 150.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MASTIGIA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MASTIGIA.

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