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

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Genus:
Anchylopera Stephens, 1834 . Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) IV : 109. [Not in Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012 on this page]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym & Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : OLETHREUTINAE : ENARMONIINI

Type-species:
Pyralis lundana Fabricius, 1777. Genera Insect. : 294. [Not in Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1831. British entomology 8: 376.

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Anchyloptera was again proposed by Stephens, 1829 [July], Syst. Cat. Br. Insects (2): 177, and by Stephens, 1834, Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 4: 109.

See also: Ancylopera Agassiz, 1847.

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Senior name:
Anchylopera Stephens, 1829: 47.


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