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

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Genus:
Tyspana Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 256.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Tyspana vitessoides Moore, 1885. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 256, pl.178 figs 3, 3a.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Tyspana was included in the Pyralidae Pyraustinae by Hampson, 1896 Fauna Br. India (Moths) 4: 363; it was placed in the Pyralidae Odontiinae by Munroe, 1961 Can. Ent. (Suppl.) 24: 5.

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