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

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Genus:
Synaphe Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 347.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PYRALINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis angustalis Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 120.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Westwood , 1840. Introd. mod. Classif. Insects 2(Synopsis Genera Br. Insects): 105. [(but cited as angustalis Hübner, an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Synaphe is included in this catalogue as it is the senior objective synonym of Cledeobia Stephens, 1829, which has been used in the Noctuidae.

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Cledeobia Stephens, 1828 [June]; * Idia Hübner. [1806]; * Synapha Hübner, [1826].

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Junior name(s):
Cledeobia Stephens, 1829: 159.
Cledeobia Stephens, 1829: 45.
Idia Hübner, 1806: [2].
Synapha ; Hübner, 1826: 58.


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