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

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Genus:
Paracorsia Marion, 1959 . Entomologiste 15 : 45.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis repandalis Schifferm├╝ller, 1775. Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 120.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Paracorsia Marion, 1959 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Maes, 1995, Bulletin et Annales de la Societe Royale Belge d'Entomologie 131 (1) : 80.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PARACORSIA in the CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE.

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