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

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Genus:
Tapinostola Lederer, 1857 . Noctuinen Eur. : 36, 123.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Noctua musculosa Hübner, 1808. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. 4: pl.78, fig.363.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 333.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type EUROPE: ? Locality, [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Tapinostola is a junior objective synonym of Oria Hübner, [1821].

See: ORIA Hübner, [1821] 1816.

Poole (1989) included SYNIA Duponchel, 1845; and TAPINOSTOLA Lederer, 1857 as junior synonyms of ORIA Hübner, 1821.

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Senior name:
Oria Hübner, 1821: 240.


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