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

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Genus:
Lampros Treitschke, 1833 , in Ochsenheimer. Schmett. Eur. 9(2) : 57.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Tinea majorella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 141.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Duponchel , 1838. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 11: 17, 18.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior homonym and junior objective synonym of Lampros Kollar, 1832, Beitr. Landeskde Oesterr. Enns 2: 94, - Lepid., Oecophoridae.

Lampros was made nomenclaturally available by Kollar prior to its proposal and generic description by Treitschke.

See also: Lamprus Agassiz, 1847.

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Senior name:
Lampros Kollar, 1832: 94.


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