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

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Genus:
Gnorimoschema Busck, 1900 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 23 : 227.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Gelechia gallaesolidaginis Riley, 1869. Rep. Noxious Benefic. Ins. Missouri 1: 173, text-fig.96, pl.2 figs 1, 2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
GNORIMOSCHEMA Busck, 1900 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Hodges & Becker, 1990, Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 92 (1) : 77 and by Povolny, 1993, Reichenbachia 30 (1) : 97.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) included GNORIMOSCHEMA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included GNORIMOSCHEMA in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Gnorimochema Dyar, 1902; * Gnorrimoschema Hartig, 1964; * Gonorimoschema Deurs, 1954.

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Junior name(s):
Gnorimochema ; Dyar, 1902: 405.
Gnorrimoschema ; Hartig, 1964: 36.
Gonorimoschema ; Deurs, 1954: 51.


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