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

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Genus:
Phalae ; Walker, 1856 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (7) : 1653.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Phaloe Guérin-Méneville, [1838].

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Senior name:
Phaloe Guérin-Méneville, 1838: 283.


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