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

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Genus:
Hyporatasa Ragonot, 1901 , in Romanoff. Mém. Lépid. 8 : v [key], 5.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Ratasa allotriella Herrich-Schäffer, 1855. Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6: 147. [; 1852, ibidem 4: Pyralidides pl. 22, fig. 153 (legend non-binominal)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

A junior homonym and a junior objective synonym of Hyporatasa Rebel 1901 May. Hyporatasa was a Ragonot manuscript name made nomenclaturally available by Rebel, 1901 May, before its proposal and description by Ragonot, 1901 [November].

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Senior name:
Hyporatasa Rebel, 1901: 25.


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