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

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Genus:
Bisulcia Chapman, 1890 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 1 : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Noctua ligustri Schifferm├╝ller, 1775. Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 70.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type AUSTRIA: Vienna region, [Type(s) lost]..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Bisulcia is a junior objective synonym of Craniophora Snellen, 1867.

See: CRANIOPHORA Snellen, 1867.

Poole (1989) included BISULCIA Chapman, 1890; CRANIONYCTA Lattin, 1949; HAMPSONIA Kozhantschikov, 1950; MIRACOPA Draudt, 1950; and HAMPSONIDIA Inoue, 1958 as junior synonyms of CRANIOPHORA Snellen, 1867.

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Senior name:
Craniophora Snellen, 1867: 262.


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