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

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Genus:
Gonodiscus Warren, 1891 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 7 : 430.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : GLAPHYRIINAE

Type-species:
Gonodiscus amplalis Warren, 1891. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 7: 430.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Gonodiscus was established in the Pyralidae Pyralidinae, now Pyralidae Pyralinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae by Hampson, 1899 Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898: 606; and transferred to the Pyralidae Glaphyriinae by Munroe, 1964 Can. Ent. 96: 1261.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats GONODISCUS in the CRAMBIDAE: GLAPHYRIINAE.

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