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

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Genus:
Stenosomides Strand, 1942 . Folia zool. hydrobiol. 11 : 390.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Stenosoma synesia Turati, 1924. Atti Soc. ital. Sci. nat. 63: 74, pl.4, fig.1. [(of Stenosoma Turati)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [LIBYA]: Bengasi, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

S. synesia is a junior subjective synonym of Agrotis mansoura Chrétien, 1911, Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 79: 498.

Stenosomides was proposed as the objective replacement name for Stenosoma Turati, 1924.

Poole (1989) included HAPALIA Hübner, 1821; OGYGIA Hübner, 1821; ACTEBIA Stephens, 1929; ACTOBIA Agassiz, 1847; DICHAGYRIS Lederer, 1857; PHLEBOEIS Christoph, 1887; PHLEBOIS Spuler, 1905; STENOSOMA Turati, 1924; STENOSOMIDES Strand, 1942; YIGOGA Nye, 1975; and ORBIFRONS Staudinger, 1877 as junior synonyms of OCHROPLEURA Stephens, 1829.

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Junior name(s):
Stenosoma Turati, 1924: 74.


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