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

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Genus:
Stenoptilia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 430.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : PTEROPHORINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena pterodactyla Linnaeus, 1761. Fauna Suecica : 371.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Tutt , 1905. Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 17: 35.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Learn more about Pterophoridae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to STENOPTILIA and included species.


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