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

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Genus:
Gazoryctra Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 198.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : HEPIALIDAE

Type-species:
Bombyx ganna Hübner, 1808. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. 3: pl.50 fig.215.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Viette , 1949. Lambillionea 49: 102.

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Garzorycta Hübner, [1826]; * Gazoryctes Kirby, 1892.

GAZORYCTRA was included within the family HEPIALIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Garzorycta ; Hübner, 1826: 28.
Gazoryctes ; Kirby, 1892: 879.


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