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

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Genus:
Stenosoma Turati, 1924 . Atti Soc. ital. Sci. nat. 63 : 74.

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Stenosoma synesia Turati, 1924. Atti Soc. ital. Sci. nat. 63: 74, pl.4, fig.1.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype LIBYA: Cirenaica, Bengasi, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Stenosoma Leach, [1814] 1830, in Brewster Edinburgh Encycl. 7 (2): 404, 433, -Crustacea. The objective replacement name is Stenosomides Strand, 1942.

See: STENOSOMIDES Strand, 1942.

Poole (1989) included HAPALIA Hübner, 1821; OGYGIA Hübner, 1821; ACTEBIA Stephens, 1929; ACTOBIA Agassiz, 1847; DICHAGYRIS Lederer, 1857; PHLEBOEIS Christoph, 1887; PHLEBOIS Spuler, 1905; STENOSOMA Turati, 1924; STENOSOMIDES Strand, 1942; YIGOGA Nye, 1975; and ORBIFRONS Staudinger, 1877 as junior synonyms of OCHROPLEURA Stephens, 1829.

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Senior name:
Stenosomides Strand, 1942: 390.


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