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

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Genus:
Schausilla Kiriakoff, 1974 , in Kiriakoff & Viette. Faune Madagascar 39 : 5 [key], 97.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Eusemia obryzos Mabille, 1879. Bull. Soc. zool. Fr. 3: 89.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - female MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Viette & Fletcher, 1968, Bull. Br. Mus. ant. Hist. (Ent.) 21: 417

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

Schausilla in the Agaristidae is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SCHAUSILLA.

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Junior name(s):
Schausiana ; Kiriakoff, 1976: viii, 1, 125, 141, 164.


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