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

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Genus:
Greya Busck, 1903 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 5 : 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ADELOIDEA : PRODOXIDAE : PRODOXINAE

Type-species:
Incurvaria punctiferella Walsingham, 1888. Insect Life 1: 145.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1929. Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.), 11: 101.

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Greya was included in the Incurvariidae by Fletcher, 1929, ibidem 11: 101; it is placed in the Prodoxidae on the advice of Dr. E.S. Nielson, Canberra.

See also: * Graya Dietz, 1905.

The superfamily INCURVARIIOIDEA is treated as ADELOIDEA in Prodoxidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to GREYA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Graya ; Dietz, 1905: 22 (key), [96].


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