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

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Genus:
Hyperlais Marion, 1959 . Alexanor. Paris 1 : 105.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : CYBALOMIINAE

Type-species:
Hypolais siccalis Guenée, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. 8: 240, pl.7 fig.10. [(of Hypolais Gueneé, 1854)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Marion , 1957. Entomologiste 13: 77.

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Hyperalais was established as the objective replacement name for Hypolais Guenée, 1854.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats HYPERLAIS in the CRAMBIDAE: CYBALOMIINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Hypolais Guenée, 1854: 239.


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