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

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Genus:
Prionapteron Bleszynski, 1965 , in Amsel et al.. Microlepid. Palaearctica 1 : 50 [key], 447.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Mesolia tenebrella Hampson, 1895. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 963.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Prionopteron [Fennah] 1969.

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Junior name(s):
Prionopteron ; Fennah, 1969: 354.


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