Nye (1975) stated:-
A junior homonym of Patula Held, 1837, Isis, Jena 1837: 916, -Mollusca. The objective replacement name is Eupatula Ragonot, 1894.
See: EUPATULA Ragonot, 1895.
Poole (1989) included BYAS Billberg, 1820; NYCTIPAO Hübner, 1823; ARGIVA Hübner, 1823; PATULA Guenée, 1852; BOCANA Walker, 1865; CORIA Walker, 1866; EUPATULA Ragonot, 1894; CRISHNA Kirby, 1897; and CARIONA Swinhoe, 1918 as junior synonyms of EREBUS Latreille, 1810.
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