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

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Genus:
Infurcitinea Spuler, 1910 , in Hoffmann. Schmett. Eur. 2 : 458, 461.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : MEESSIINAE

Type-species:
Tinea argentimaculella Stainton, 1849. Attempt syst. Cat. Br. Tineidae & Pterophoridae : 6.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Robinson (2001) included PSEUDORUMELIS Sachkov, 1995, juliae Sachkov, 1995, as a junior synonym of tauridella Petersen, 1968, placed in the genus INFURCITINEA Spuler, 1910.

Robinson (2001) included the type-species of ATINEA Amsel, 1954; ATRIS Zagulajev, 1979; FINALIS Zagulajev, 1979; GOZMANYTINEA Capuse, 1966; MICROTINEA Amsel, 1954; OMICHLOSPORA Meyrick, 1928; RUMELIS Zajulajev, 1979; and TINEIFORMA Amsel, 1952 in the genus INFURCITINEA Spuler, 1910.

Robinson (2001) included 74 species in the genus.

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