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

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Genus:
Syntoma ; Billberg, 1820 . Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 82.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : SYNTOMINAE

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

An unjustified emendation of Syntomis Ochsenheimer, 1808.

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Senior name:
Syntomis Ochsenheimer, 1808: 104.


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