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

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Genus:
Trisuloides Butler, 1881 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 7 : 36.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PANTHEINAE

Type-species:
Trisuloides sericea Butler, 1881. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 7: 36.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [Darjeeling] Darjiling, and Assam, Shillong, (? Depository)..

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

Trisuloides was established in the Liparidae, now Lymantriidae; it was placed in the Noctuidae, by Hampson, 1894, Fauna Br. India (Moths) 2: 436.

Poole (1989) included TRISULOIDES in the subfamily PANTHEINAE, treated as a family by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included TAMBANA Moore, 1882; XANTHOMANTIS Warren, 1909; and DISEPHOLCIA Prout, 1924 as junior synonyms of TRISULOIDES Butler, 1881.

Poole (1989) included 20 species in the genus TRISULOIDES.

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