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

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Genus:
Syfanoidea Bartel, 1903 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 53 : 125.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Syfanoidea schencki Bartel, 1903. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 53: 126.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, Durban, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SYFANOIDEA.

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Junior name(s):
Syphanoidea ; Strand, 1912: 74.


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