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

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Genus:
Conchylodes Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 288.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Lypotigris diphteralis Geyer, 1832. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 4: 24, pl.[119], figs 691, 692.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1899. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898: 674.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Ledereria Snellen, 1875.

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

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Junior name(s):
Ledereria Snellen, 1875: 256.


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