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

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Genus:
Pysnoides Berio, 1960 . Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 71 : 304.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Sypna mandarina Leech, 1900. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 545.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 6 males CHINA: Sichuan, Chow-pin-sa, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Pysnoides is a junior objective synonym of Sypnoides Hampson, 1913.

See: SYPNOIDES Hampson, 1913 [January 30th].

Poole (1989) included SUPERSYPNOIDES Berio, 1958; EQUATOSYPNA Berio, 1960; and PYSNOIDES Berio, 1960 (as PSYNOIDES Berio, 1960) as junior synonyms of SYPNOIDES Hampson, 1913.

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Senior name:
Sypnoides Hampson, 1913: 5 (key).


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