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

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Genus:
Neurophyseta Hampson, 1895 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 16 : 333.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : MUSOTIMINAE

Type-species:
Hydrocampa clymenalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 459.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Neurophyseta was established in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae; it was placed in the Pyralidae Nymphulinae by Munroe, 1964, Pacif. Insects Monogr. 7: 270.

See also: * Neurophysetis Hampson, 1895.

NEUROPHYSETA was included within the subfamily CRAMBIDAE: MUSOTIMINAE by Munroe & Solis, in Kristensen (1999).

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

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Junior name(s):
Neurophysetis ; Hampson, 1895: 333.


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