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

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Genus:
Sitochroa Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 356.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis palealis Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 123.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Marion , 1957. Entomologiste 13: 83.

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Spilodes Guenée, 1849.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats SITOCHROA in the CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Spilodes Guenée, 1849: 401.
Spilodes Guenée, 1854: 379.


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