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

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Genus:
Aplota Stephens, 1834 . Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) IV : 225.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Ypsolophus palpellus Haworth, 1828. Lepid. Br. : 545.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Haplotes Agassiz, 1847.

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Junior name(s):
Haplota ; Dunning & Pickard, 1859: 89.
Haplotes ; Agassiz, 1847: 29, 173.


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