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

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Genus:
Paramaxillaria Inoué, 1955 . Check List Lepid. Japan (2) : 133.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Maxillaria meretrix Staudinger, 1879. In: Romanoff, Horae Soc. ent. ross. 15: 208, 209.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Paramaxillaria was established as the objective replacement name for Maxillaria Staudinger, 1879.

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Junior name(s):
Maxillaria Staudinger, 1879: 208, 209.


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