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

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Genus:
Euprophantis Meyrick, 1921 . Zool. Meded. Leiden 6 : 191.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GRACILLARIOIDEA : GRACILLARIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Euprophantis autoglypta Meyrick, 1921. Zool. Meded. Leiden 6: 191.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Euprophantis was included in the "Gracilariadae"; it was included in the Glyphipterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 79; but retained in the Gracillariidae by Heppner, 1982, Jl N.Y. ent. Soc. 89: 251.

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