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

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Genus:
Saphtha ; Walsingham & Durrant, 1900 . Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. (2) : 567.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Saptha Walker, 1864.

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Senior name:
Saptha Walker, 1864: 1015.


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