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

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Genus:
Platypeplus Walsingham, 1887 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 495.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : OLETHREUTINAE : OLETHREUTINI

Type-species:
Eccopsis aprobola Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 275.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Listed under DUDUA Walker, 1864, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln. Br. Mus. 30: 1000. by T@RTS: Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae (Ver. 2.0) by Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012.

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Junior name(s):
Platypeplum ; Walsingham, 1899: 105.


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