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

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Genus:
Simoethis ; Desmarest, 1848 , in Orbigny. Dict. univl Hist. Nat. 11 : 617.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Simaethis Leach, [1815].

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Senior name:
Simaethis Leach, 1815: 135.


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