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

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Genus:
Thysanoplusia Ichinosé, 1973 . Kontyû 41 : 137.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : PLUSIINAE

Type-species:
Phytometra intermixta Warren, 1913. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3: 357, pl.64 row g.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male CHINA: W., Pu-tsu, 8-10,000 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980, Generic Names Moths World 2: 193

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

Thysanoplusia in the Noctuidae, Plusiinae, is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

Poole (1989) included THYSANOPLUSIA Ichinosé, 1973 as a junior synonym of TRICHOPLUSIA McDunnough, 1944.

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