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

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Genus:
Plumipalpiella Munroe, 1995 , in Heppner. Atlas neotrop. Lepid. 3(2) : 6.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Plumipalpia martini Munroe, 1961. Can. Ent. 24: 36, figs 41, 127-129, 195.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

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

Notes:
Plumipalpiella is the objective replacement name of the preoccupied name Plumipalpia Munroe, 1961 [Pyralidae]. The new name, attributed to Munroe, was proposed by Heppner, 1995, Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Volume 3. Checklist : part 2. Hyblaeoidea - Pyraloidea - Tortricoidea : 6. Munroe in Munroe, Becker, J. Shaffer, M. Shaffer & Solis in Heppner (loc. cit: 51) also proposed Plumipalpiella as a new name for Plumipalpia.

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Junior name(s):
Plumipalpia Munroe, 1961: 6 (key), 36.


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