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

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Genus:
Gonionota Zeller, 1877 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13 : 381.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : DEPRESSARIINAE

Type-species:
Hypercallia notodontella Zeller, 1877. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13: 381, pl.5 fig.132.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Gonionota was established to denote a subgenus of Hypercallia Stephens, 1829.

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