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

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Genus:
Novocrambus Amsel, 1956 . Boln ent. venez. 10 : 30.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Crambus pygmaeus Zeller, 1881. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 16: 173, pl.11, fig.10.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(a junior primary homonym)]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Crambus pygmaeus Zeller, 1881, is a junior primary homonym of Crambus pygmaeus Stephens, 1834, Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 4: 324. The objective replacement name is Novocrambus propygmaeus Bleszynski, 1962 Acta zool cracov. 7: 125.

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