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

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Genus:
Anacampsis Curtis, 1827 . British entomology 6 : 189.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : ANACAMPSINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena populella Clerck, 1759. Icon. Insect. rariorum 1: pl.11 fig.5.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included ANACAMPSIS in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included ANACAMPSIS in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The type-species was cited by Curtis as "Tinea populella Linn.", a later usage of the name.

See also: * Anacompsis Desmarest, 1857; Tachyptilia Heinemann, 1870


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Junior name(s):
Anacampsi ; Soffner, 1967: 117.
Anacompsis ; Desmarest, 1857: 269.
Tachiptilia ; Chambers, 1878: 163.
Tachoptilia ; Daltry, 1926: 113.
Tachyptilia Heinemann, 1870: 321.
Tachyptilix ; Hartmann, 1880: 25.
Tachyptyla ; Turati, 1915: 593.
Tachystilia ; Bentinck, 1934: xxiii.
Trachyphilia ; Marchand, 1947: 156.
Trachyptila ; Sand, 1879: 176.
Trachyptilia ; Marchand, 1947: 156, 157.
Tuchyptilia ; Kirby, 1871: 422, 523.


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