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

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Genus:
Drosophantis Meyrick, 1935 . Exotic Microlepid. 4 : 546.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : MUSOTIMINAE

Type-species:
Drosophantis corusca Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 546.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats DROSOPHANTIS in the CRAMBIDAE: MUSOTIMINAE.

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