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

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Genus:
Metoxanthia ; Druce, 1905 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 15 : 467.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Metaxanthia Druce, 1899.

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Senior name:
Metaxanthia Druce, 1899: 465.


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