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

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Genus:
Paratalanta Meyrick, 1890 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1890 : 438 [key], 440.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Botyodes ussurialis Bremer, 1864. Mém. Acad. Sci. St Pétersb. (7), 8(1, Lepid. Ost-Sibiriens): 68, pl.6, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1899. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 251.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

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