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

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Genus:
Synoecha Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 . Novit. zool. 9(Suppl. Part 1) : 156 [key], 157.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : SMERINTHINAE : SPHINGULINI

Type-species:
Sphinx marmorata Lucas, 1891. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2), 6: 278.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: Queensland, Duaringa, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Kitching & Cardiou (2000) included SYNOECHA in the subfamily SMERINTHINAE following Eitschberger & Zoluthin (1997).

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