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

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Genus:
Nolaphana Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 169.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Brachytaenia malana Fitch, 1856. First & Second Rep. noxious, beneficial & other : 241, pl.3, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female U.S.A.: New York State, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Balsa Walker, 1860.

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

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Junior name(s):
Nolophana ; Smith, 1891: 47.


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