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

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Genus:
Friesia Barnes & McDunnough, 1912 . Can. Ent. 44 : 18, 57.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Friesia anormalis Barnes & McDunnough, 1912. Can. Ent. 44: 18 (fig.1).    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) NORTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

F. anormalis is a junior subjective synonym of Prosoparia perfuscaria Grote, 1883, Can. Ent. 15: 130.

See also: Prosoparia Grote, 1883.

Poole (1989) included FRIESIA Barnes & McDonnough, 1912 as a junior synonym of PROSOPARIA Grote, 1883.

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