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

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Genus:
Phylloxiphia Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 171 [key], 263.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SMERINTHINI

Type-species:
Phylloxiphia oberthueri Rothschild & Jordan, 1903. Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. 1): 263, pl.1, fig.4, pl.25, fig.25, pl.34, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CAMEROUN [CAMEROON]: Lolodorf, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Kitching & Cadiuo (2000) list ACENTROPOCLANIS Starnd, 1915; LIBYOCLANIS Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 and TYPHOSIA Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 as junior synonyms of PHYLLOXIPHIA Rothschild & Jordan, 1906.

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