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

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Genus:
Thyridiphora Warren, 1888 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 310.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : CYBALOMIINAE

Type-species:
Thyridiphora fenestrata Warren, 1888. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 311.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Thyridiphora was established in the Thyrididae; it was placed in the Pyralidae by Hampson, 1896, Fauna Br. India (Moths) 4: 39 (but cited as * Thyridophora, an incorrect subsequent spelling).

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats THYRIDIPHORA in the CRAMBIDAE: CYBALOMIINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Thyridophora ; Hampson, 1896: 38 (key), 39.


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