Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Heinemannia Wocke, 1876
Schmett. Dtl. Schweiz
2(2) : 427.
GELECHIOIDEA : ELACHISTIDAE : AGONOXENINAE
Samml. eur. Schmett.
8: 60, pl.13 fig.90.
by subsequent designation by
Mem. Dep. Agric. India
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included HEINEMANNIA in the family AGONOXENIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.
Heinemannia Wocke, 1876 was referred to the new subfamily Blastodacninae within the Momphidae, by Sinev, 1979, Entomologisceskoe Obozrenie 58 (3) : 594.
Heinemannia was treated in the Agonoxenidae in Nye and Fletcher, 1991, 6 : 144.
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-
Heinemannia was included in the "Cosmopterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929; it was transferred to the Agonoxenidae Blastodacninae by Hodges, 1978, in Dominick et al., Moths Am. N. of Mexico 6 (1): 9.
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Tebenna Hübner, 1825: 414.