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

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Genus:
Mimocrypta Naumann, 1971 . Bonn. zool. Beitr. 1 : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : Tribe unassigned

Type-species:
Cryptomima hampsoni Butler, 1902. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1: 50, pl.1, fig.8. [(of Cryptomima Butler, 1902)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) UGANDA: Toro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Mimocrypta was established as the objective replacement name for Cryptomima Butler, 1902.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

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

Junior name(s):
Cryptomima Butler, 1902: 50.


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