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

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Genus:
Scaptosyle ; Rothschild, 1912 . Novit. zool. 19 : 240.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

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

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Scaptesyle Walker, 1854.

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Senior name:
Scaptesyle Walker, 1854: 378.


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