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

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Genus:
Ichneumenoptera Hampson, 1893 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 1 : 187 [key], 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : SYNANTHEDONINI

Type-species:
Ichneumenoptera auripes Hampson, 1893. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 1: 194, fig.123.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BURMA] & [INDIA]: E. Pegu, Tenasserim Valley & [Assam], Sibsagar, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Ichneumenoptera Hampson [1893] 1892, was treated as a valid genus (Gen. Rev.) by Gorbunov & Arita, 1995, Tinea 14 (3) : 205.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

Learn more about Sesiidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ICHNEUMENOPTERA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Ichneumonoptera ; Fletcher, 1929: 116.


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