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

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Genus:
Eucarphia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 364.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Tinea vinetella Fabricius, 1787. Mantissa Ins. 2: 242.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Ragonot , 1885. Ent. mon. Mag. 22: 18.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Argyrodes Guenée, 1845; Argyrorhabda Hampson, 1926.

Eucarphia Hübner [1825] 1816 was proposed by Levi, 1985 (Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 42 (1) : 83) for placement on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology.

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Junior name(s):
Agyrodes ; Scudder, 1882: 11.
Argyrodes Guenée, 1845: 322.
Argyrorhabda Hampson, 1926: 634.


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