Phakellura Guilding, 1830

FAMILY Crambidae
SUBFAMILY Spilomelinae
AUTHORGuilding, 1830
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMDiaphania
PUBLICATIONGuilding L. 1830. The natural history of Petrophila, a Lepidopterous genus, in its larva state inhabiting rivers, and furnished with branchiae. - Philosophical Magazine and Annals of Philosophy (2) 7:206-207.
PAGINATION 206 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena hyalinata Linnaeus, 1767. Systema Naturae (Edn 12) 1: 874. By monotypy.