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

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Genus:
Syntherata Maassen, 1873 . Beitr. Schmett. (3) : [1], figs 42, 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Syntherata weymeri Maassen, 1873. Beitr. Schmett. : [1], figs 42, 43.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The year of publication of part 3 of Maassen's work is recorded by Kirby, 1875, in Rye, Zool. Rec. 10: 393 as 1873.

Syntherata Maassen, 1873 was treated as a valid genus being revalidated by Nassig & Holloway, 1988, Heterocera Sumatrana 2 (6) : 117.

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