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

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Genus:
Cilyx ; Blanchard, 1840 . Hist. nat. Ins. 3 : 492.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : DREPANINAE

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling.

See: CILIX Leach, [1815] 1830.

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Senior name:
Cilix Leach, 1815: 135.


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