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

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Genus:
Penestola Möschler, 1890 . Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16 : 316.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Penestola praeficalis Möschler, 1890. Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16: 316, pl.fig.5.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PENESTOLA and included species.


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