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

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Genus:
Nola Leach, 1815 , in Brewster. Edinburgh Encycl. 9 : 135.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : NOLINAE

Type-species:
Noctua palliola Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 69. [(but cited by Leach as *palliolatis, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but included by Leach as *palliolatis, an incorrect subsequent)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

N. palliola is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena cucullatella Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1: 537.

See also Roeselia Hübner, [1825].

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

N. palliola is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena cucullatella Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1: 537.

Nola has been used as the original generic name for species now placed in the Arctiidae.

NOLA was included within the subfamily NOLIDAE: NOLINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included LIRA Billberg, 1820; CHLAMIFERA Hübner, 1822; ROESELIA Hübner, 1825; DIMONA Walker, 1858; MANOBA Walker, 1863; CELAMA Walker, 1865; SELCA Walker, 1866; TRIBUNTA Walker, 1866; ARADRAPHA Walker, 1866; MINNAGARA Walker, 1866; LEBENA Walker, 1866; ARGYROPHYES Grote, 1873; SOROCOSTIA Rosenstock, 1885; EPIZEUCTIS Meyrick, 1889; STENOLA Möschler, 1890; RHYNCHOPALPUS Hampson, 1893; and POLIOTHRIPA Hampson, 1902 as junior synonyms of NOLA Leach, 1815.

Poole (1989) included 373 species in the genus NOLA.

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Junior name(s):
Chlamifera Hübner, 1822: 52, 55.
Chlamiphora Hübner, 1806: [2].
Lira Billberg, 1820: 90.
Nolites Bruand, 1846: 113.


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