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

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Genus:
Ecpyrrhorrhoe Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 356.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis rubiginalis Hübner, 1796. Samml. eur. Schmett. 6: 22, pl.12, fig.79.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hannemann , 1964. In: Dahl, Tierwelt Dtl. (50), : 354.

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Ecpyrrhorrhoe was originally proposed as Ecpyrrhorrhoë, an incorrect spelling under the Code, Article 32(c)(i).

See also: * Ecpyrrhorrhoa Agassiz, 1846; * Ecpyrrhorrhoea Hübner, [1826].

ECPYRRHORRHOE was included within the subfamily CRAMBIDAE: PYRAUSTINAE by Munroe & Solis, in Kristensen (1999).

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

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Junior name(s):
Ecpyrrhorrhoa ; Agassiz, 1846: 23.
Ecpyrrhorrhoea ; Hübner, 1826: 57.


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