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

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Genus:
Arsenaria Ragonot, 1891 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 60 : 64.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PYRALINAE

Type-species:
Libya dattinii Ragonot, 1887. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (6), 7(Bull.): cxxxviii. [(of Libya Ragonot, 1887)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but cited as *dattini, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Arsenaria was established as the objective replacement name for Libya Ragonot, 1887.

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Junior name(s):
Libya Ragonot, 1887: cxxxviii.


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