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

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Genus:
Poliopasta ; Rothschild, 1911 . Novit. zool. 18 : 40.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

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

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Poliopastea Hampson, 1898, incorrectly attributed to `Kirby 1911, Novit. zool. 18, 40' by Neave, 1940, Nomencl. zool. 3: 845.

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Senior name:
Poliopastea Hampson, 1898: xvi (index), 26 (key), 336.


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