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

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Genus:
Eudactylota Walsingham, 1911 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 4 : 54.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Neodactylota barberella Busck, 1903. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 25: 836.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

N. barberella was first used in Busck, [1903 January 13], in Dyar, Bull. U.S. natn. Mus. 52: 504, but it was not described there and so was not nomenclaturally available at that date.

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Heterocera volume 4

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