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

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Genus:
Erminea Haworth, 1811 . Lepid. Br. : 512.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena evonymella Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 534.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Stephens , 1834. Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata), 4: 244.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Erminea Haworth is a junior objective synonym of Yponomeuta Latreille, 1796.

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Senior name:
Yponomeuta Latreille, 1796: 146.


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