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

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Genus:
Systaticospora Bethune-Baker, 1908 . Novit. zool. 15 : 210.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Systaticospora orphnina Bethune-Baker, 1908. Novit. zool. 15: 210.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female NEW GUINEA: [Papua], R. Aroa, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

S. orphnina is a junior subjective synonym of Piratisca minax Meyrick, 1902.

See also Piratisca Meyrick, 1902; and Megaloptera Bethune-Baker, 1908.

Poole (1989) included MEGALOPTERA Bethune-Baker, 1908; SYSTATICOSPORA Bethune-Baker, 1908; and MEGALOPTEROIDES Strand, 1910 as junior synonyms of PIRATISCA Meyrick,1902.

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