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

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Genus:
Misa Karsch, 1895 . Ent. Nachr. Berlin 21 : 349.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Misa memnonia Karsch, 1895. Ent. Nachr. Berlin 21: 349, 356, pl.2, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female TOGO: Station Misahöhe, (MNHU, Berlin)..

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

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