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

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Genus:
Neoplusia Okano, 1963 . Insecta matsum. 25 : 91.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Neoplusia furihatai Okano, 1963. Insecta matsum. 25: 91, fig.1.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male JAPAN: N. Honshu, Aomori Pref., Fujisaki, (HU, Sapporo)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

N. furihatai is a junior subjective synonym of Plusia acuta Walker, [1858] 1857, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 12: 922.

Poole (1989) included CHRYSODIXIS Agassiz, 1847; and NEOPLUSIA Okano, 1963 as junior synonyms of CHRYSODEIXIS Hübner, 1821.

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