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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Iriania Diakonoff, 1955 . Verh. K. ned. Akad. Wet. (2) 50(3) : 35 [key], 39.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Iriania mystica Diakonoff, 1955. Verh. K. ned. Akad. Wet. (2), 50(3): 40 (key), 41, figs 752, 760.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The late J. Kyrki of Finland had informed us that Iriania should be in the Gelechioidea but he did not know its correct family.

Learn more about Yponomeutidae in Wikipedia

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


Submit correction/addition