The Xylenini are a mid-sized tribe of moths in the Hadeninae subfamily. There is some dispute about this tribe. Some resources[1] have these genera listed under subfamily Cuculliinae instead, or upranked them to a distinct subfamily Xyleninae.

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Sunira bicolorago
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Noctuinae
Tribe: Xylenini

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  1. ^ Beccaloni, George; et al. (eds.). "Search Results Subfamily: Cuculliinae". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index. Natural History Museum, London.