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

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Genus:
Harmaclona Busck, 1914 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47 : 63.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : HARMACLONINAE

Type-species:
Harmaclona cossidella Busck, 1914. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 47: 63.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Harmaclona was included in the Arrhenophanidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 104; it is placed in the Tineidae on the advice of our colleague Dr G.S. Robinson.

HARMACLONA was included within the subfamily TINEIDAE: HARMACLONINAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).

Robinson (2001) included PTYCHOXENA Meyrick, 1916, tephrantha Meyrick, 1916, in the genus HARMACLONA Busck, 1914.

Robinson (2001) included 11 species in the genus.

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