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

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Genus:
Harpograptis Meyrick, 1925 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 184 : 20 [key], 126.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Stomopteryx eucharacta Meyrick, 1922. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 66.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Harpograptis was included in the "Gelechiadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 52; it was transferred to the "Cosmopterygidae" by Clarke, 1955, Cat. Type Specimens Microlepid. Br. Mus, nat. Hist. descr. E. Meyrick 1: 21.

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