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

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Genus:
Matiloxis Schaus, 1916 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 50 : 264 [key], 380.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Rhaesena rufromarginata Schaus, 1906. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30: 107.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype MEXICO: Jalapa, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included CHABORA Walker, 1866 (preoccupied); RHAESENA Walker, 1866; SYMPLUSIA Holland, 1894; MECYNOPTERA Schaus, 1913 (preoccupied); CHIRCONIA Schaus, 1916; DIODINES Schaus, 1916; MATILOXIS Schaus, 1916; and DURIGA Schaus, 1940 as junior synonyms of RADARA Walker, 1862.

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