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

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Genus:
Symplusia Holland, 1894 . Psyche, Camb. 7 : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Symplusia frequens Holland, 1894. Psyche, Camb. 7: 28, pl.1, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 25 (male & female) WEST AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

S. frequens is a junior subjective synonym of Bertula subsupralis Walker, [1866] 1865, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 34: 1167.

See also: Rhaesena Walker, 1866.

Poole (1989) included CHABORA Walker, 1866 (preoccupied); RHAESENA Walker, 1866; SYMPLUSIA Holland, 1894; MECYNOPTERA Schaus, 1913 (preoccupied); CHIRCONIA Schaus, 1916; DIODINES Schaus, 1916; MATILOXIS Schaus, 1916; and DURIGA Schaus, 1940 as junior synonyms of RADARA Walker

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