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

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Genus:
Nolasena Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (12) : 978 [key], 981.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Nolasena ferrifervens Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 982.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also Banassa Walker, 1863.

Poole (1989) included NOLASENA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included BANASSA Walker, 1863 as a junior synonym of NOLASENA Walker [1858].

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus NOLASENA.

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Junior name(s):
Nolassena ; Neave, 1940: 343.


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