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

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Genus:
Paraplatyptilia Bigot & Picard, 1986 . Alexanor. Paris 14(6)(Suppl.) : 17.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pterophorus metzneri Zeller, 1841. Isis, Leipzig : 783.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

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

Notes:
Paraplatyptilia is the objective replacement name for the preoccupied name Mariana Tutt, 1907 by Bigot & Picard, 1986 Alexanor 14 (6) (Suppl.) : 17.

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Junior name(s):
Mariana Tutt, 1906: 160.


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