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

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Genus:
Coenostola Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 275 [key], 408.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Botys origoalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 681.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Shibuya , 1928. J. Fac. Agric. Hokkaido imp. Univ. 22: 203.

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

The type-species was included by Lederer and designated by Shibuya as `originalis Walker', an unjustified emendation by Lederer.

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