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

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Genus:
Nysis Moore, 1867 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867 : 79.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unavailable Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Published as a junior synonym of Fascellina Walker, 1860, and not subsequently treated as an available name under Article 11(d) of the Code.

See: FASCELLINA Walker, 1860.

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Senior name:
Fascellina Walker, 1860: 67, 215.


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