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

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Genus:
Faveria Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (19) : 888.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Faveria laiasalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 889.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Faveria Walker, 1859, is the senior [subjective] synonym of Oligochroa Ragonot 1888, Pristarthria Ragonot 1893 and Sclerobia Ragonot 1893; Horak 1997, Invertebrate Taxonomy 11 (3) : 335.

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