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

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Genus:
Nosymna Walker, 1864 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (29) : 831.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Nosymna repletella Walker, 1864. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 831.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The late J. Kyrki of Finland had informed us that he intended to transfer Nosymna to the Zygaenidae.

Nosymna was treated in the Yponomeutidae in Nye and Fletcher, 1991 Generic Names Moths World, 6 : 205.

Nosymna Walker, 1864 was referred to the Lacturidae from the Yponomeutidae by Heppner, 1995, Tropical Lepidoptera 6 (2) : 147.

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