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

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Genus:
Thelxinoa Turner, 1902 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27 : 131.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Thelxinoa epiphracta Turner, 1902. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 27: 132.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 females AUSTRALIA: Qd, Brisbane, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ARAEOPTERUM Hampson, 1895; THELXINOA Turner, 1902; ESSONISTIS Meyrick, 1902; and ARAEOPTERA Hampson, 1910 as jnuior synonyms of ARAEOPTERON Hampson, 1893.

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