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

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Genus:
Schranckia ; Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (16) : 70.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : STREPSIMANINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of Schrankia Herrich-Schäffer, [1851].

See: THOLOMIGES Lederer, 1857.

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Senior name:
Tholomiges Lederer, 1857: 46, 216.


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