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

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Genus:
Butalis Treitschke, 1833 , in Ochsenheimer. Schmett. Eur. 9(2) : 108.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SCYTHRIDIDAE

Type-species:
Tinea cuspidella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 140.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Duponchel , 1838. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 11: 19, 20.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior homonym of Butalis Boje, 1826, Isis Oken, Leipzig 1826: 973, - Aves. The objective replacement name is Copida Sodoffsky, 1837.

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Senior name:
Copida Sodoffsky, 1837: 95.


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