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

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Genus:
Pleonectoides Hampson, 1891 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8 : 36 [list], 134.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Pleonectoides vinacea Hampson, 1891. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8: 134, pl.155, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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