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

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Genus:
Pythagoraea Meyrick, 1929 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 77 : 162.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Pythagoraea categorica Meyrick, 1929. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 76: 162.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Pythagorea Klima, 1937.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PYTHAGORAEA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Pythagorea ; Klima, 1937: 136.


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