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

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Genus:
Gargaza Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1733.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Gargaza tristrigella Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1734.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [CANADA, U.S.A.]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Asisyra Grote, 1873.

Poole (1989) included GARGAZA Walker, 1866; ASISYRA Grote, 1873; and NOLAPHANA Grote, 1873 as junior synonyms of BALSA Walker, 1860.

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