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

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Genus:
Arsisaca Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (34) : 1261.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Arsisaca bolinalis Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1262.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female JAMAICA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. bolinalis is a junior subjective synonym of Bolina brunnearis Guenée, 1852.

See also: Bulia Walker, 1858.

Poole (1989) included BIULA Walker, 1858; ARSISACA Walker, 1866; and CIRRHOBOLINA Grote, 1875 as junior synonyms of BULIA Walker, 1858.

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