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

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Genus:
Idioblasta Warren, 1891 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 8 : 62.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Idioblasta lacteata Warren, 1891. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 8: 62.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Idioblasta was established in the Pyralidae Pyralinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae by Hampson, 1899 Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1899: 239; and in the Pyralidae Crambinae by Zimmerman, 1958, Insects Hawaii 8: 297.

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