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

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Genus:
Psectraxylia Fletcher, 1961 . Ruwenzori Exped. 1952 1(7) : 183.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Psectraxylia boursini Fletcher, 1961. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Ruwenzori Exped. 1952 1: 184, figs 7 & 151.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male KENYA: Aberdare Range, Mt Kinangop, (BMNH, London)..

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

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