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

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Genus:
Prenesta Snellen, 1875 . Tijdschr. Ent. 18 : 219.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Prenesta fabialis Snellen, 1875. Tijdschr. Ent. 18: 220, pl.12, figs 15, 16.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Klima , 1939. In: Bryk, Lepid. Cat. (89), : 81.

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Praenesta Hampson, [1899].

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Junior name(s):
Praenesta ; Hampson, 1899: 648.


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