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

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Genus:
Xylophylla Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : xi [index], 387.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Phyllodes punctifascia Leech, 1900. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 576.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 2 females CHINA: Western, Omei-shan; Chia-kou-ho, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus XYLOPHYLLA.

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