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

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Genus:
Arcilasisa Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 470.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Arcilasisa sobria Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 470.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: South Hindostan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Arcilasisa was established in the Notodontidae; it was placed in the Noctuidae by Cotes & Swinhoe, 1888, Cat. Moths India (3): 267.

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

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