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

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Genus:
Filinota Busck, 1911 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 40 : 206.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : DEPRESSARIINAE

Type-species:
Filinota hermosella Busck, 1911. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 40: 207, pl.8 fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included FILINOTA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: DEPRESSARIINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.

Filinota Busck, 1911 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Becker, 1984, Revista Brasileira De Entomologia 28 (2) : 151.

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