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

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Genus:
Spilomela Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena perspicata Fabricius, 1787. Mantissa Ins. : 213.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1899. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898: 669.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia.

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