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

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Genus:
Sthenopis Packard, 1864 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3 : 390.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : HEPIALIDAE

Type-species:
Hepiolus argenteomaculatus Harris, 1841. Rep. Insects Mass. injurious to Vegn : 295.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 885.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Stenopus Pagenstecher, 1909.

STHENOPIS was included within the family HEPIALIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Stenopus ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 448.


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