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

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Genus:
Cnaphalocrocis Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 276 [key], 384.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Botys iolealis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 666.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but included by Lederer as jolinalis, an unjustified emendation)]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Cnaphalocrocis, is an incorrect original spelling of Cnaphalocrosis, Lederer, 1863; Barrion & Litsinger, 1981, International Rice Research Newsletter 6 (4) : 14.

See also: Cnaphalocrosis, Lederer, 1863.

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

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