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

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Genus:
Synopsidia Djakonov, 1935 . Lambillionea 35 : 147.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Synopsia znojkoi Djakonov, 1935. Lambillionea 35: 142, figs 1, 2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males ? COUNTRY: (Transcaucasus), Paraga, N.W. of Ordubad, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

S. znojkoi is a subspecies of Nychiodes phasidaria Rogenhofer, 1873, Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 23 (Abh.): 572.

See also: Hashtaresia Wehrli, 1936.

Parsons et al. (1999) included HASHTARESIA Wehrli, 1936 as a junior synonym of SYNOPSIDIA, Djakonov, 1935.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus SYNOPSIDIA.

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