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

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Genus:
Hypatima Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 415.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Tinea conscriptella Hübner, 1805. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: pl.41 fig.283.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Walsingham & Durrant , 1909. Ent. mon. Mag. 45: 48.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Unavailable designations of type-species: Phalaena rhomboidella Linnaeus, 1758, a nominal species not originally included in Hypatima and not linked in synonymy with one of the originally included nominal species when cited by Stephens, 1834, Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 4: 219.

See also: Chelaria Haworth, 1828; * Hypatina Stephens, 1835.

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Junior name(s):
Cellaria ; Neave, 1939: 616.
Chelaria Haworth, 1828: 526.
Cheleria ; Lhomme, 1948: 656.
Hypatima ; Herrich-Schäffer, 1953: 47.
Hypatina ; Stephens, 1835: 422.


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