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

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Genus:
Oporophylla Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : xi [index], 386.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Phyllodes ustulata Westwood, 1848. Cabinet orient. Ent. : 57, pl.28, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH]: India: [E. Bengal], Sylhet, (UM, Oxford)..

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

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