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

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Genus:
Hieromantis Meyrick, 1897 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 22 : 298 [key], 315.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : STATHMOPODIDAE

Type-species:
Hieromantis ephodophora Meyrick, 1897. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 22: 315.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

HIEROMANTIS was included in the "Schreckensteiniadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 109; and included in the STATHMOPODIDAE by Common, 1970, in Mackerras, Insects Aust.: 819.

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