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

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Genus:
Erpis Walker, 1863 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (27) : 133.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : CYBALOMIINAE

Type-species:
Erpis macularis Walker, 1863. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 133.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats ERPIS in the CRAMBIDAE: CYBALOMIINAE.

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