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

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Genus:
Mimoschinia Warren, 1892 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 9 : 174.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Botys thalialis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 582.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Mimoschinia was established in the Pyralidae Pyralidinae, now Pyralidae Pyralinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae by Hampson, 1899 Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1899: 278; and in the Pyralidae Odontiinae by Munroe, 1961 Can. Ent. (Suppl.) 24: 40.

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