Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-
S. lanifera is a junior subjective synonym of Clathe arida Walker, 1855, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 5: 994 (Dr Bert Gustafsson, personal communication).
Strumella lanifera was again proposed as a new species by Wallengren, 1860, Wien. ent. Monatschr. 4: 166, and as a new genus and new species in 1861, K. Svenska Fregatten Eugenies Resa ... C.A. Virgin 1851-53 2 (Zool.) (1, Insecta): 367, 368, pl.7, fi
In the later publications fuller locality data was given.
See also: Clathe Walker, 1855, Listoca Walker, 1855, and Sorema Walker, 1855.
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