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

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Genus:
Kerbela Amsel, 1949 . Bull. Soc. Fouad 1. Ent. 33 : 306, 307 [key], 309.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Kerbela monotona Amsel, 1949. Bull. Soc. Fouad 1. Ent. 33: 309 pl.7, fig.48; pl.11, fig.82D.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Kerbela was established in the Pyralidae but was not placed in a subfamily; it was included in the Pyralidae Odontiinae by Munroe, 1961 Can. Ent. (Suppl.) 24: 5.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats KERBELA in the CRAMBIDAE: ODONTIINAE.

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