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

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Allononyma Busck, 1904 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 27 : 745.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Tortrix diana Hübner, 1822. Samml. eur. Schmett. 7: pl.44 fig.274.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Allononyma was established in the Yponomeutidae; it was placed in the Glyphipterigidae by Meyrick, 1913, in Wagner, Lepid. Cat. 13: 34; it was placed in the Glyphipterigidae, Choreutinae, now Choreutidae by Bradley, 1972, in Bradley et al., in Kloet & Hincks, A Check List of British Insects (Edn 2): 12.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Allononyma was included in the "Glyphipterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 10; it was placed in the Glyphipterigidae Choreutinae, now Choreutidae, by Bradley, 1972, in Kloet & Hincks, Handbks Ident. Br. Insects 11 (2): 12.

See also: * Allonyma Fracker, 1915; * Allonomyia Ferguson, 1975.

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Junior name(s):
Allonomyia ; Ferguson, 1975: 41.
Allonyma ; Fracker, 1915: 82.

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