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

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Genus:
Bizone Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (2) : 548.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Bizone perornata Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 548.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 303.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH] & [INDONESIA]: [Sylhet] Silhet & Java, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Bizone Walker, 1854, is a valid genus, revalidated by Inoue, Sugi, Kuroko, Moriuti & Kawabe, 1982, Moths of Japan. Volume 1. Text, p.644.

BIZONE was included within the subfamily ARCTIIDAE: LITHOSIINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

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