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

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Genus:
Asartodes Ragonot, 1893 , in Romanoff. Mém. Lépid. 7 : lvi [key], 617.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Ennychia monspesulalis Duponchel, 1834. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 8(2): 349 pl.233 fig.9.

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as monspessulalis, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Asartodes Raganot, 1893 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Leraut & Luquet, 1991, Entomologica Gallica 2 (4) : 171.

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species the generic name was published as * Ennichia, an incorrect subsequent spelling corrected by Duponchel on page 399.


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