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

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Genus:
Phaedropsis Warren, 1890 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 6 : 476.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Asopia chromalis GuenĂ©e, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. 8: 204.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Trichognathos Amsel, 1956.

PHAEDROPSIS was included within the subfamily CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE by Munroe & Solis, in Kristensen (1999).

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PHAEDROPSIS in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Trichognathos Amsel, 1956: 197.
Trichognathus ; Edwards & Vevers, 1975: 348.


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