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

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Genus:
Ametrea Munroe, 1964 . Can. Ent. 96 : 530.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Leucochroma nebulalis Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1353.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats AMETREA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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