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

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Genus:
Rhectosemia Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 270 [key], 414. [[414 (as *Rhectosomia)]]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Rhectosemia multifarialis Lederer, 1863. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7: 415, pl.15, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

* Rhectosomia was an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling corrected by Lederer, 1863, ibidem 7 (Berichtigungen): 502.

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

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Junior name(s):
Rhectosomia ; Lederer, 1863: 414.


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