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

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Genus:
Philonome Chambers, 1874 . Can. Ent. 6 : 96.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : LYONETIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Philonome clemensella Chambers, 1874. Can. Ent. 6: 97.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Phillonome Chambers, 1880; * Phyllonome Chambers, 1882.

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Junior name(s):
Phillonome ; Chambers, 1880: 196, 199.
Phyllonome ; Chambers, 1882: 15.


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