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

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Genus:
Nippoptilia Matsumura, 1931 . 6000 Illust. Insects Japan-Empire : 1054.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Stenoptilia vitis Sasaki, 1913. Ins. World 17: 3, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Nippotilia Neave, 1940.

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Junior name(s):
Nippotilia ; Neave, 1940: 337.


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