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

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Genus:
Musurgina Jordan, 1921 . Novit. zool. 28 : 69, 71.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Musurgina laeta Jordan, 1921. Novit. zool. 28: 71, figs 1-6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MADAGASCAR: Diego Suarez, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MUSURGINA.

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