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

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Genus:
Stegothyris Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 268 [key], 427.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Stenia fasciculalis Zeller, 1852. Lepid. Microptera : 63.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1896. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 4: 223.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats STEGOTHYRIS in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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