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

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Genus:
Asylaea Möschler, 1883 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32 : 357.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Asylaea inflexa Möschler, 1883. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32: 358, pl.18, fig.43.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SURINAM: Paramaribo, (MNHU, Berlin)..

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

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