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

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Genus:
Ernophthora Meyrick, 1887 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 263.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Ernophthora phoenicias Meyrick, 1887. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 263.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page.

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Emophthora Carus, 1888.

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Junior name(s):
Emophthora ; Carus, 1888: 549.


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