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

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Genus:
Bocchoris Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 271.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Botys inspersalis Zeller, 1852. Lepid. Microptera : 33.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Lepidoptera Microptera was first published as a separate. It was again published, with identical pagination, in 1854, K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 1852: 1-120.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats BOCCHORIS in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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