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

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Genus:
Eudonia Billberg, 1820 . Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SCOPARIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena mercurella Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 538.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but cited by Billberg as *mercuriella, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia.

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


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