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

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Genus:
Svinhoea ; Hampson, 1902 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 2 : 295.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An unjustified emendation.

See: SWINHOEA Hampson, 1894.

Poole (1989) included SWINHOEA Hampson, 1894; and SVINHOEA Hampson, 1902 as junior synonyms of CRETONIA Walker, 1886.

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Senior name:
Swinhoea Hampson, 1894: xv, 324.


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