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

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Genus:
Scirpophaga Treitschke, 1832 , in Ochsenheimer. Schmett. Eur. 9(1) : 55.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SCHOENOBIINAE

Type-species:
Tinea phantasmatella Hübner, 1796. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: 23, pl.8, fig.56.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but included by Treitschke as *phantasmella, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

(but included by Treitschke as * Phantasmella, an incorrect subsequent spelling).

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Junior name(s):
Schoenophaga ; Agassiz, 1847: 334.
Schoenophaga ; Duponchel, 1836: 16.
Schoinophaga Sodoffsky, 1837: 93.
Spartophaga ; Duponchel, 1836: 16.


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