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

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Genus:
Eralea Hodges, 1962 . Ent. amer. (n.s.) 42 : 10 [key], 59, 168. [(as *Eralia)]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Eriphia albalineella Chambers, 1878. Bull. U.S. geol. geog. Surv. Terr. 4: 95.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

In the Index to the work the nominal genus was cited as * Eralia, an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling.

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Junior name(s):
Eralia ; Hodges, 1962: 168.


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