Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Phyllophyla ; Warren, 1912
3 : 273.
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE
Nye (1975) stated:-
An incorrect subsequent spelling in the German edition; but correctly spelled in the English edition.
Phyllophila Guenée, 1852 was treated in the Noctuidae, Acontiinae in Nye 1975, Generic Names Moths World, 1 : 388.
Phyllophila has subsequently been referred to the Tytinae from the Acontiinae within the Noctuidae by Speidel, Fanger & Naumann, 1996, Systematic Entomology 21 (3) : 247.
Phyllophyla being a misspelling of Phyllophila is also treated under the Tytinae.
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Phyllophila Guenée, 1852: 254.