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

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Parasoloe Kiriakoff, 1954 . Bull. Inst. r. Sci. nat. Belg. 30(29) : 8.

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Parasoloe tetrasticta Kiriakoff, 1954. Bull. Inst. r. Sci. nat. Belg. 30(29): 8, fig.11.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] CONGO BELGE: Kafakumba, (? Depository)..

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Parasoloe was proposed as * Parasoloƫ. Under the Code, Article 27, the diaeresis must be deleted.

Parasoloe Kiriakoff, 1954 was treated in the Arctiidae, Arctiinae by Watson, Fletcher and Nye, 1979 Generic Names Moths World, 2 : 143. Parasoloe has subsequently been referred to the Noctuidae from the Arctiidae by Goodger & Watson, 1995, The Afrotropical tiger-moths : an illustrated catalogue with generic diagnoses and species distribution, of the Afrotropical Arctiinae (Lepidoptera : Arctiidae), p. 23.

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