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

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Genus:
Antispila Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 419.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ADELOIDEA : HELIOZELIDAE

Type-species:
Antispila stadtmuellerella Hübner, 1825. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 419.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Int. Commn zool. Nom. , 1988. Bull. zool. Nom. 45: 79 (Opinion 1479).    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Antispila Hübner, [1825], was placed on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology.

ANTISPILA was included within the family HELIOZELIDAE by Davis, in Kristensen (1999).

The superfamily INCURVARIIOIDEA is treated as ADELOIDEA in Heliozelidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ANTISPILA and included species.


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