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

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Genus:
Notarcha Meyrick, 1884 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1884 : 293 [key], 310.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Zebronia cassusalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 477.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1886. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 311. [(for HARITALA Moore, 1886, an unecessary objective replacement name)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Z. cassusalis was emended unjustifiably to Notarcha cassalis by Meyrick, 1884 ibidem 1884: 311.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats NOTARCHA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Haritala Moore, 1886: 311.


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