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

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Genus:
Boreophila Guenée, 1845 . Cat. méth. Lépid. Eur. : 195.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Pyralis manualis Geyer, 1832. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 6: pl.31, figs 195-197.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Guenée , 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. (Spec. gén. Lépid.), 8: 156.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Crambidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to BOREOPHILA and included species.


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