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

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Genus:
Miracidion Kiriakoff, 1953 . Lambillionea 53 : 93.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Amata caudatula Kiriakoff, 1953. Lambillionea 53: 93, pl.1, fig.6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] CONGO BELGE: Lualaba, Kapanga, (? Depository)..

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

Miracidion was established as a subgenus of Amata Fabricius, 1807.

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