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

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Genus:
Pyralomorpha Rebel, 1917 , in Rebel & Zerny. Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien 93 : 432.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pyralomorpha inscripta Rebel, 1917. In: Rebel & Zerny, Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien 93: 432, figs 1, 2, pl.fig.21.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female SUDAN: Kosti, (NHM, Wien)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PYRALOMORPHA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus PYRALOMORPHA.

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