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

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Genus:
Synalissa Möschler, 1880 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30 : 475.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Synalissa tempaca Möschler, 1880. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30: 475, pl.9, fig.31.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female SURINAM: Paramaribo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included SYNALISSA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SYNALISSA.

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