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

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Genus:
Asterivora Dugdale, 1979 . N.Z. J. Zool. 6(3) : 461.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE

Type-species:
Simaethis combinatana Walker, 1863. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 456.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991, The Genric Names of Moths of the World) stated:-

See also: * Asterophaga Horning & Greenwood, 1977.

ASTERIVORA was included within the subfamily CHOREUTIDAE: CHOREUTINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Asterophaga Horning & Greenwood, 1977: 295.


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