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

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Genus:
Euplocamus Latreille, 1809 . Gen. Crust. Ins. 4 : 223.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : EUPLOCAMINAE

Type-species:
Tinea guttella Fabricius, 1781. Species Insectorum Exhibentes 2: 509.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Latreille , 1810. Consid. gén. Ordre nat. Anim. : 441.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Euplocampus Rafinesque, 1815.

EUPLOCAMUS was included within the subfamily TINEIDAE: EUPLOCAMINAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).

Robinson (2001) includes the type-species of EPICHYSIA Hübner, 1825; and TRICHOCHEILIA Hübner, 1822 in the genus EUPLOCAMUS Latreille, 1809.

Robinson (2001) included 11 species in the genus.

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Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to EUPLOCAMUS and included species.

Junior name(s):
Euplocampus ; Rafinesque, 1815: 129.


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