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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Lipocosma Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 271 [key], 448.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : GLAPHYRIINAE

Type-species:
Leucinodes sicalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 942.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats LIPOCOSMA in the CRAMBIDAE: GLAPHYRIINAE.

Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to LIPOCOSMA and included species.


Submit correction/addition