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

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Genus:
Synclera Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 274 [key], 444.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Eudioptis traducalis Zeller, 1852. Lepid. Microptera : 54.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1886. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 315.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Synclera Lederer, 1896 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Pajni & Rose, 1978, Entomon 3 (2) : 215.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats SYNCLERA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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