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

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Genus:
Syneda Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 71.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Drasteria graphica Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 8, figs 11, 12.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 2: 40.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type U.S.A.: ? Locality, [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Syneda is a junior objective synonym of Drasteria Hübner, 1818.

See: DRASTERIA Hübner, 1818.

Poole (1989) included BOLINA Duponchel, 1845; LEUCANITIS Gienée, 1852; SYNEDA Guenée, 1852; SYNEDOIDA Edwards, 1878; and ALEUCANITIS Warren, 1913 as junior synonyms of DRASTERIA Hübner, 1818.

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Senior name:
Drasteria Hübner, 1818: 8.


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