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

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Genus:
Pempelia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 369.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Tinea palumbella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 138.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 255. [(as Pempelia Zeller, an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Salebria Zeller, 1846.

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Junior name(s):
Salebria Zeller, 1846: 733, 779.


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