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

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Genus:
Chilochroma Amsel, 1956 . Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2) : 142.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Chilochroma calamochrella Amsel, 1956. Boln ent. venez. 10(1 & 2): 143. [; 1957, ibidem 10 (3 & 4): pl.3, fig.3, pl.92, fig.11]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Figures of type-species in Amsel, 1957, ibidem 10 (3 & 4): pl.3, fig.3, pl.92, fig.11.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats CHILOCHROMA in the CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE.

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