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

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Genus:
Lepidogma Meyrick, 1890 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1890 : 470 [key], 472.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : EPIPASCHIINAE

Type-species:
Hypotia tamaricalis Mann, 1873. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 23: 124.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but cited as *tamaricialis, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

When established, Lepidogma contained a second species doubtfully included. Under the Code, Article 67(h), a doubtfully included species is not eligible for selection as type-species.

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