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

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Phleboeis Christoph, 1887 . Stett. ent. Ztg 48 : 164.

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Phleboeis petersi Christoph, 1887. Stett. ent. Ztg 48: 164.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes [U.S.S.R.]: [Turkmenistan], Tekke, Askhabad, (ZIRAS, St Petersburg)..

Nye (1975) stated:-

This genus was originally proposed as * Phleboëis which, under the code, Article 32(c), is an incorrect original spelling.

Poole (1989) included HAPALIA Hübner, 1821; OGYGIA Hübner, 1821; ACTEBIA Stephens, 1929; ACTOBIA Agassiz, 1847; DICHAGYRIS Lederer, 1857; PHLEBOEIS Christoph, 1887; PHLEBOIS Spuler, 1905; STENOSOMA Turati, 1924; STENOSOMIDES Strand, 1942; YIGOGA Nye, 1975; and ORBIFRONS Staudinger, 1877 as junior synonyms of OCHROPLEURA Stephens, 1829.

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Junior name(s):
Phlebois ; Spuler, 1905: 166.

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