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

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Genus:
Axylia Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 242.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena putris Linnaeus, 1761. Fauna Suecica : 315.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Guenée , 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. (Spec. gén. Lépid.), 5: 134.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) SWEDEN: ? Locality, (LS, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 24 species in the genus AXYLIA.

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