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

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Genus:
Mesoruza Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11 : 248.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Mesoruza kuehni Warren, 1913. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11: 248.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but proposed by Warren as *M. k├╝hni, an incorrect original spelling)]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female [MOLUCCAS]: Kei Is, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 248, was stated on page 241 as 1913 September 15th in both the German and the English editions.

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

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