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

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Genus:
Endoclita Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.81 fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : HEPIALIDAE

Type-species:
Endoclita similis Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.81 fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Endoclita was the spelling used in the legend to pl.81, but * Endoclyta, an incorrect subsequent spelling, was used in the Erklärung to pls 75-107, page 4, published in 1875 July.

ENDOCLITA was included within the family HEPIALIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Endoclyta ; Felder, 1875: Erklärung to pls 75-107: 4.


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