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

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Genus:
Spiloloma Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 126.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Spiloloma lunilinea Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 127.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [U.S.A.]: West Virginia, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) did not assign SPILOLOMA to a subfamily.

Poole (1989) included STRENOLOMA Grote, 1880 as a junior synonym of SPILOLOMA Grote, 1873.

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

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Junior name(s):
Strenoloma Grote, 1880: 99.


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