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

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Genus:
Oxaenanus Swinhoe, 1900 . Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. (2) : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Mastygophora brontesalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 151.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera 2: 202

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OXAENANUS in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus OXAENANUS.

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