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

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Genus:
Brachylomia Hampson, 1906 , in Hewitson & Moore. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 6 : x [index], 220.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Cleoceris populi Strecker, 1898. Lepid. Rhopaloceres & Heteroceres, indigenous 1: 8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype [U.S.A.]: Colorado, Loveland, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ITEOPHAGA Boursin, 1965 as a junior synonym of BRACHYLOMIA Hampson, 1906.

Poole (1989) included 12 species in the genus BRACHYLOMIA.

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Junior name(s):
Bombycia ; Stephens, 1829: 57.
Iteophaga Boursin, 1965: 133.


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