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

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Genus:
Pyranthrene Hampson, 1919 . Novit. zool. 26 : 50 [key], 110.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : OSMINIINI

Type-species:
Pyranthrene flammans Hampson, 1919. Novit. zool. 26: 110.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [MALAWI]: Br. C. Africa, Chiromo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz PĆ¼hringer.

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