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

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Genus:
Orthozancla Turner, 1933 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 57 : 167.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Orthozancla rhythmotypa Turner, 1933. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 57: 168.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: Qd, near Nambour, Montville, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ORTHOZANCLA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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

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