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

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Genus:
Dolicharthria Stephens, 1834 . Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) IV : 55.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Scopula longipedalis Curtis, 1830. British entomology 6: 312.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Dolicharthria was established as a subgenus of Margaritia Stephens, 1827.

See also: * Dolycharthria Stephens, 1850.

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Junior name(s):
Dolycharthria ; Stephens, 1850: 212.


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