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

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Genus:
Hypoplesia Busck, 1906 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30 : 735.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Paraplesia busckiella Dietz, 1905. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31: 12. [(of Paraplesia Dietz, 1905)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Hypoplesia was established as an objective replacement name for Paraplesia Dietz, 1905, a junior homonym.

Robinson (2001) included a single species in the genus.

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Junior name(s):
Paraplesia Dietz, 1905: 3 (key), 12.


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