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

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Genus:
Sychesia Möschler, 1878 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 27 : 653.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Sychesia fimbria Möschler, 1878. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 27: 654.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SURINAM: Interior of, (? Depository)..

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

S. fimbria is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena dryas Cramer, 1775, Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exot.) 1: 110, pl.70, fig.C.

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