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

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Genus:
Indiospastus Gozmany, 1967 . Annls hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. 59 : 353.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SYMMOCIDAE

Type-species:
Symmoca epenthetica Meyrick, 1931. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 72.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included INDIOSPASTUS in the family SYMMOCIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of AUTOSTICHIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The type-species was cited by Gozmany as "Paradoris epentheticus Meyrick, 1931".

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