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

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Genus:
Phlyctaenomorpha Amsel, 1970 . Beitr. naturk. Forsch. SüdwDtl. 29 : 55.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Phlyctaenodes sinuosalis Cerf, 1910. Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. Paris 15: 536.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species the generic name was published as * Phlyctoenodes, an incorrect subsequent spelling of Phlyctaenodes Gueneé, 1854.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PHLYCTAENOMORPHA in the CRAMBIDAE: ODONTIINAE.

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