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

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Genus:
Neogenesis Hampson, 1907 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 19 : 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Neogenesis flaviplagialis Hampson, 1907. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 19: 19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Neogenesis was established in the Pyralidae Hydrocampinae, now Pyralidae Nymphulinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Odontiinae by Munroe, 1961 Can. Ent. (Suppl.) 24: 5.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats NEOGENESIS in the CRAMBIDAE: ODONTIINAE.

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