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

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Genus:
Staphylinochrous Butler, 1894 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 676.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ANOMOEOTIDAE

Type-species:
Staphylinochrous whytei Butler, 1893. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 676, pl.60, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [MALAWI] BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA: Zomba, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of part 4 containing page 676 is stated on its wrapper to be 2.iv.1894.

STAPHYLINOCHROUS was included within the family ANOMOEOTIDAE by Epstein et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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