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

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Genus:
Strigocossus Houlbert, 1916 . Étud. Lépid. comp. 11(bis) : 77 [key], 85, 105, 115.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Xyleutes leucopteris Houlbert, 1916. In: Oberthür, Étud. Lépid. comp. 11: 84, fig.20.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CAMEROUN [CAMEROON]: Johann Albrechts Höhe, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Strigocossus was established as a subgenus of Xyleutes Hübner, [1820].

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