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

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Genus:
Aphusia Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (12) : 766 [key], 769.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Aphusia speiplena Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 770.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: Punjaub, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included APHUSIA Walker, 1858; and DIGBA Walker, 1862 as junior synonyms of EARIAS Hübner, 1825.

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