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

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Genus:
Lativalva Amsel, 1956 . Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2) : 273.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : DICHOGAMINAE

Type-species:
Lativalva pseudosmithii Amsel, 1956. Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2): 274. [; 1957, ibidem 10 (3 & 4): pl.34, fig.3; pl.105, fig.7]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Lativalva was established in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae; it was transferred to the Pyralidae Glaphyriinae by Munroe, 1964 Can. Ent. 96: 1261.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats LATIVALVA in the CRAMBIDAE: DICHOGAMINAE.

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