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

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Genus:
Eudarcia Clemens, 1860 . Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 1860 : 10.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : MEESSIINAE

Type-species:
Eudarcia simulatricella Clemens, 1860. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 12: 11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Robinson (2001) includes the type-species of MEESSIA Hofman, 1898, vinculella Herrich-Schäffer, 1850, as a junior synonym of pagenstecherella Hübner, 1825, placed in the genus EUDARCIA Clemens, 1860.

Robinson (2001) included the type-species of ABCHAGLERIS; COLCHIROMIS Zagulajev, 1979; DEMOBROTIS Meyrick, 1893; GALLIS Zagulajev, 1979; HAUGRESIS Zagulajev, 1979; LEPTOCHERSA Meyrick, 1919; NEOMEESSIA Petersen, 1968; NIGRIS Zagulajev, 1979; OBESOCERAS Petersen, 1957; PSEUDOBESOCERAS Gaedike, 1985; and ZAGULYAEVELLA Kocak, 1981 in the genus EUDARCIA Clemens, 1860.

Robinson (2001) included 66 species in the genus.

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