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

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Genus:
Nasaya Moore, 1882 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 173.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Nasaya hepatica Moore, 1882. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 173.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes INDIA: Darjiling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

N. hepatica is a junior subjective synonym of Marcillada rubricosa Walker, 1865.

See also Marcillada Walker, 1865.

Poole (1989) included NASAYA Moore, 1882 as a junior synonym of MARCILLADA Walker, 1865.

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