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

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Genus:
Acanthopsyche Heylaerts, 1881 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 25 : 66 [key], 70.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : OIKETICINAE

Type-species:
Psyche opacella Herrich-Schäffer, 1846. Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 2: 20, Bombycides pl.19 fig.102.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Tutt , 1900. Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 2: 378.

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

Notes:
Learn more about Psychidae in Wikipedia.

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