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

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Genus:
Obtusipalpis Hampson, 1895 , in Walsingham & Hampson. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 901 [key], 906.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Obtusipalpis pardalis Hampson, 1895. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 906, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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