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

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Genus:
Aethaloessa Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 276 [key], 435.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Stenia floridalis Zeller, 1852. Lepid. Microptera : 60.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Shibuya , 1928. J. Fac. Agric. Hokkaido imp. Univ. 22: 192.

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Originally proposed as AĆ«thaloessa; in accordance with the Code, Article 32(c)(i) the diacritic mark has been removed.


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

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