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

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Genus:
Amaurophanes Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 280 [key], 422.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Stenia stigmosalis Herrich-Schäffer, 1848. Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 4: 14. [; 1847, ibidem 4: Pyralidides pl.4, fig. 20 (legend non-binominal)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

S. stigmosalis is dated from the wrappers of the parts, not from the title-page of volume 4 which is dated 1849.

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