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

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Genus:
Platytes Guenée, 1845 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (2) 3 : 324.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Tinea cerussella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 135.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

(but included by Gueneé as cerussellus, a mandatory emendation).

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