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

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Genus:
Ellabella Busck, 1925 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 27 : 46.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COPROMORPHOIDEA : COPROMORPHIDAE

Type-species:
Ellabella editha Busck, 1925. Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 27: 48, pl.3 figs 1-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Ellabella was included in the Yponomeutidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 75; it was included in the Ethmiidae by Clarke, 1965, Cat. Type Specimens Microlepid. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. descr. E. Meyrick 5: 418; it was transferred to the Plutellidae by Heppner, 1978, Pan-Pacific Ent. 54: 50; and to the Copromorphidae by Heppner, 1984, J. Res. Lepid. 23: 50.

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