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

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Genus:
Arctioblepsis Felder & Felder, 1862 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 6 : 33.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PYRALINAE

Type-species:
Arctioblepsis rubida Felder & Felder, 1862. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 6: 33.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: Chekiang, Ning-po, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Arctioblepsis was established in the Limacodidae; on the advice of my colleague, Mr M. Shaffer, it is here transferred to the Pyralidae, Pyralinae.

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Arctioblepsis was established in the Limacodidae; and was transferred to the Pyralidae by Fletcher & Nye, 1982, Generic Names Moths World 4: 17.



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