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

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Genus:
Yponomeuta Latreille, 1796 . Prècis Caractères génériques Insectes : 146. [Nomenclaturally available but without included nominal species until Latreille, [1802] An. X, in Sonnini's Buffon, Hist. nat. gén. particuliére Crustacés Insectes 3: 417.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena evonymella Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 534.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Coeniphantes Hübner, 1822; Coenyphantes Hübner, 1822; Erminea Haworth, 1911; * Hyphantes Hübner, [1806]; * Hyponomenta Turner, 1898; Hyponomeuta Billberg, 1820; Nygmia Hübner, [1825]; Ypomeneuta Eversmann, 1844.

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Junior name(s):
Coeniphantes ; Hübner, 1822: 67.
Coenyphantes Hübner, 1822: 59, 60, 65, 67-80.
Erminea Haworth, 1811: 512.
Hypomeneuta ; Zeller, 1846: 165.
Hyponomenta ; Turner, 1898: 201.
Hyponomeuta ; Billberg, 1820: 91.
Nygmia Hübner, 1825: 412.
Ypomeneuta ; Eversmann, 1844: 564.


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