Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Polyphasia Stephens, 1831
Illust. Br. Ent.
3 : 227.
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE
6: 93, pl.4.
by subsequent designation by
Introd. mod. Classif. Insects
2(Synopsis Genera Br. Insects): 101.
[(but included by Stephens and designated by Westwood as centumnotata Fabricius, an incorrect authorship)]
Type(s) GERMANY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..
Fletcher (1979) stated:-
P. centumnotata is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena truncata Hufnagel, 1767, Berl. Mag. 4: 602.
See also: Dysstroma Hübner, .
Parsons et al. (1999) included POLYPHASIA Stephens, 1831 as a junior synonym of DYSSTROMA Hübner, 1825.
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