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

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Genus:
Pterothysanes ; Tessmann, 1921 . Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 10 : 216 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CALLIDULOIDEA : CALLIDULIDAE : PTEROTHYSANINAE

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling.

See: PTEROTHYSANUS Walker, 1854.

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Senior name:
Pterothysanus Walker, 1854: 401.


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