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

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Genus:
Praephostria Amsel, 1956 . Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2) : 222.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Praephostria sylleptalis Amsel, 1956. Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2): 222. [; 1957, ibidem 10 (3 & 4): pl.40, fig.4; pl.89, figs 5, 6, 7]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

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