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

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Genus:
Isotypa Janse, 1954 . Moths S. Afr. 5 : 382, 453 [key], 383. [[383 (as *Isytypa)]]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : LECITHOCERIDAE

Type-species:
Isotypa discopuncta Janse, 1954. Moths S. Afr. 5: 383, figs. [(but cited as *Isytypa, an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling).)]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as * discopunctata, an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling). I. discopuncta was accepted as the correct original spelling by Sattler, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28: 215, in conformity with the Code (Edn 3), Article 32(b))]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Isytypa Janse, 1954.

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Junior name(s):
Isytypa ; Janse, 1954: 383.


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