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

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Genus:
Eurysacca Povolny, 1967 . Acta ent. Mus. natn. Pragae 37 : 97.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Phthorimaea melanocampta Meyrick, 1917. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 44.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Eurysacca Povolny, 1967 was established to denote a subgenus of Scrobipalpula Povolny, 1964 and was raised to generic level by Povolny, 1979, Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Facultas Agronomica (Brno) 27 (2) : 153.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Eurysacca was established to denote a subgenus of Scrobipalpula Povolny, 1864.

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