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

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Amazonides Fletcher, 1961 . Ruwenzori Exped. 1952 1(7) : 179.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Axylia putrefacta GuenĂ©e, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 5: 134.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male [ETHIOPIA]: Abyssinia, (MNHN, Paris)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette, 1951, Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 20: 160

Poole (1989) included 29 species in the genus AMAZONIDES

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