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

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Genus:
Hapsifera Zeller, 1847 . Isis, Leipzig 1847 : 32.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : HAPSIFERINAE

Type-species:
Hapsifera luridella Zeller, 1847. Isis, Leipzig : 33.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Robinson (2001) included the type-species of EUPLOCERA Ragonot, 1895; PSEUDOHAPSIFERA Amsel, 1935; and PTOCHOGLYPTIS Meyrick, 1938 in the genus HAPSIFERA Zeller, 1847.

Robinson (2001) included 32 species in the genus.

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