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

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Genus:
Achilo Amsel, 1957 . Boln ent. venez. 10(3 & 4) : [2] Berichtigung.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Chilopsis lignella Amsel, 1956. Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2): 33. [; 1957, ibidem 10 (3 & 4): pl.5, figs 3,4; pl.68, fig.4. (of CHILOPSIS Amsel, 1956)]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

ACHILO was established as the objective replacement name for CHILOPSIS Amsel, 1956.

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Junior name(s):
Chilopsis Amsel, 1956: 32.


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