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

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Genus:
Gypsochares Meyrick, 1890 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1890 : 484 [key], 488.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pterophorus baptodactylus Zeller, 1850. Stett. ent. Ztg 11: 211.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but cited as baptodactyla, a mandatory emendation)]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Pterophoridae in Wikipedia.

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


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