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

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Genus:
Homostinea Dietz, 1905 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31 : 23 [key], 71.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : MEESSIINAE

Type-species:
Homostinea curviliniella Dietz, 1905. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31: 71, pl.6 fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Homotinea Meyrick, 1932.

Robinson (2001) included 2 species in the genus.

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Junior name(s):
Homotinea ; Meyrick, 1932: 210.


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