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

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Genus:
Microzada Hampson, 1912 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11 : 456 [key], 580.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Microzada anaemica Hampson, 1912. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11: 580, fig.226.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [GHANA] GOLD COAST: Kumasi, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus MICROZADA.

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Junior name(s):
Microsada ; Prout, 1927: 215.


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