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

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Genus:
Asisyra Grote, 1873 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1 : 169.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Asisyra zelleri Grote, 1873. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 1: 169.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male NORTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A. zelleri is a junior subjective synonym of Gargaza tristrigella Walker, 1866.

See also: Gargaza Walker, 1866.

Poole (1989) included GARGAZA Walker, 1866; ASISYRA Grote, 1873; and NOLAPHANA Grote, 1873 as junior synonyms of BALSA Walker, 1860.


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