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

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Genus:
Soloella Gaede, 1926 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 90.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Soloe guttivaga Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 558.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GHANA]: Ashanti, (? Depository)..

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

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 90 was cited on page 81 as 9.vi.1926 in both the German and English editions.

Soloella Gaede, 1926 was treated in the Arctiidae, Aganainae by Watson, Fletcher and Nye, 1979 Generic Names Moths World, 2 : 180. Soloella has subsequenntly been referred to the Noctuidae from the Arctiidae by Goodger & Watson, 1995, The Afrotropical tiger-moths : an illustrated catalogue with generic diagnoses and species distribution, of the Afrotropical Arctiinae (Lepidoptera : Arctiidae), p. 24.

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