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

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Genus:
Stenoplastis Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.105, figs 16, 17.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Stenoplastis satyroides Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.105, fig.16.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 342.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [COLOMBIA]: Bogota, (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Stenoplastis when established was not placed in a family; it was placed in the Lithosiidae, now Arctiidae, by Kirby, 1892, ibidem 1: 342; and was placed in the Dioptidae by Prout, 1918, Novit. zool. 25: 412.

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