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

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Genus:
Eucalliathla Clarke, 1967 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 122(3591) : 3.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : ARGYRESTHIIDAE

Type-species:
Oecophora candidella Blanchard, 1852. In: Gay, Hist. fis. pol. Chile (Zool.), 7: 109.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The type-species was proposed in the genus * Aecophora, an incorrect subsequent spelling of Oecophora Latreille, [1796].

Eucalliathia was established in the Hyponomeutidae; it was placed in the Argyresthiidae by Kyrki, 1984, Ent. scand. 15: 77.

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