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

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Genus:
Melanochroa Yoshiyasu, 1985 . Scientific Reports of the Kyoto Prefectural Univ. (No. 37) : 134.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : MUSOTIMINAE

Type-species:
Melanochroa yasudai Yoshiyasu, 1985. Scientific Reports of the Kyoto Prefectural Univ. : 136, fig'd.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats MELANOCHROA in the CRAMBIDAE: MUSOTIMINAE.

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