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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Eriopsela Guenée, 1845 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (2) 3 : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : OLETHREUTINAE : EUCOSMINI

Type-species:
Tortrix quadrana Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 7: pl.35 fig.223.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 223. [(but cited for *Eripsela, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
For a list of junior names (including subjective synonyms) where they exist and a link to all included species, references, and type specimen data see T@RTS: Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae (Ver. 2.0) by Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012.

Learn more about Tortricidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ERIOPSELA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Eripsela ; Desmarest, 1857: 223.


Submit correction/addition