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

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Genus:
Gonothyris Hampson, 1895 , in Walsingham & Hampson. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 900 [key], 901.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : MIDILINAE

Type-species:
Gonothyris hyaloplaga Hampson, 1895. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 902, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Gonothyris was established in the Pyralidae Schoenobiinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Midilinae by Munroe, 1958, Proc. 10th int. Congr. Ent. 1: 302.

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