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

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Genus:
Shensiplusia Chou & Lu, 1974 . Acta ent. Sinica 17 : 67, 76.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Shensiplusia nigribursa Chou & Lu, 1974. Acta ent. Sinica 17: 68, 76, fig.16.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CHINA: Shensi Province, Wukung (Northwestern College of Agric., Shensi), (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Shensiplusia in the Noctuidae, Plusiinae, is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

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

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