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

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Genus:
Sutyna Todd, 1958 . J. Kans. ent. Soc. 31 : 154.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Xylina sculpta Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 114, pl.3, fig.1. [(of ANYTUS Grote, 1873)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 27. [(of Anytus)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Philadelphia and New York, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

X. sculpta is a junior subjective synonym of Polia privata Walker, 1857, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 11: 521.

Sutyna was proposed as the objective replacement name for Anytus Grote, 1873.

Poole (1989) included ANYTUS Grote, 1873 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of SUTYNA Todd, 1958.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus SUTYNA.

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Junior name(s):
Amytus ; Gr├╝nberg, 1910: 230.
Anytus Grote, 1873: 144.


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