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

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Genus:
Inguromorpha Edwards, 1888 . Ent. amer. 3 : 182.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Inguromorpha slossoni Edwards, 1888. Ent. amer. 3: 183.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Florida, Jacksonville, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

I. slossoni is a junior subjective synonym of Cossus basalis Walker, 1856, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1523.

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Junior name(s):
Jnguromorpha ; Dalla Torre, 1923: 30.


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