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

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Genus:
Laniifera Hampson, 1898 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 603 [key]. [Nomenclaturally available but without included nominal species until Hampson, 1899 June, ibidem 1899 (1): 184.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Pachynoa cyclades Druce, 1895. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 220, pl.61, figs 12, 13.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1899. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 184.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Nomenclaturally available but without included species until Hampson, 1899 June ibidem 1899 (1): 184.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats LANIIFERA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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