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

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Genus:
Pessocosma Meyrick, 1884 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1884 : 293 [key], 300.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Lepyrodes iolealis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 466.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia.

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


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