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

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Genus:
Eulamprotes Bradley, 1971 . Entomologists Gaz. 22 : 27.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : ANOMOLOGINAE

Type-species:
Tinea atrella Schifferm├╝ller, 1775. Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 140. [(of Lamprotes Heinemann, 1870)]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Walsingham , 1909. Biol. centr.-amer. (Zool.) Lepid.-Heterocera, 4: 23.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Eulamprotes was established as an objective replacement name for Lamprotes Heinemann, 1870, a junior homonym.

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Junior name(s):
Argyritis Heinemann, 1870: 283.
Lamprotes Heinemann, 1870: 309.


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