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

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Genus:
Pimelephila Tams, 1930 . Bull. ent. Res. 21 : 75.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Pimelephila ghesquierei Tams, 1930. Bull. ent. Res. 21: 75, pl.4.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Pimetephila [Marshall], 1931.

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

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Junior name(s):
Pimetephila ; Marshall, 1931: 272.


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