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

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Genus:
Paranthrenopsis Le Cerf, 1911 . Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. Paris 17 : 302.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : TINTHIINAE : TINTHIINI

Type-species:
Paranthrenopsis harmandi Cerf, 1911. Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. Paris 17: 302, pl.5, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Tokyo district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

P. harmandi is a junior subjective synonym of Tinthia editha Butler, 1878, Illust. typical Specimens Lepid. Heterocera Colln Br. Mus. 2: 61, pl.40, fig.9.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

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